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KPMG rolls out new data analytics platform in its forensic advisory business selecting ControlCircle for datacentre services

May 6, 2009 by · Comments Off on KPMG rolls out new data analytics platform in its forensic advisory business selecting ControlCircle for datacentre services 

Web Hosting ToolsUnited Kingdom – ControlCircle today announces that it is providing comprehensive datacentre services for KPMG’s UK Forensic advisory business as the professional services firm deploys an industry leading, high performance data analytics platform to support clients requiring fast analysis of computer-based data. This will help them better understand their businesses, reduce commercial risks and maximise profits – crucial in the ever challenging economic climate.

Employing around 150 staff, KPMG’s UK Forensic division is one of the fastest growing of the company’s practice areas with revenues in 2008 totalling more than £60 million. While a range of traditional fraud prevention and detection services are provided, other related services, such as data analytics, are rapidly expanding too as clients seek to improve organisational effectiveness. Read more

NASDAQ OMX Selects Greenplum for Massive-Scale Data Analytics

March 9, 2009 by · Comments Off on NASDAQ OMX Selects Greenplum for Massive-Scale Data Analytics 

Webmaster NewsLondon, UK – Greenplum, a leading provider of database software for the next generation of data warehousing and analytics, today announced that NASDAQ OMX has deployed Greenplum Database to store, manage and analyse terabytes of critical transaction data generated by billions of daily trades at its U.S. markets. The NASDAQ OMX Group Inc. is the world’s largest exchange company, delivering trading, exchange technology and public company services across six continents, with over 3,800 listed companies.

“As trading volumes are growing quickly, we needed a robust, scalable data warehouse solution that could meet our data analysis needs today and into the future,” said Anna Ewing, Chief Information Officer at NASDAQ OMX. “The solution delivered by Greenplum Database offers strong scalability advantages due to its highly parallel model that enables us to simply add more servers as data volumes expand.” Read more

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