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Actuate’s Allen Bonde to Discuss How Big Data is Going Mainstream in Complimentary August 26 Webcast

Actuate Corporation (NASDAQ:BIRT), The BIRT Company™ and the leader in personalized analytics and insights, today announced its participation in an on-demand CIO webcast called, “Big Data in the Mainstream: Insights for Everyone, Everywhere” available on August 26, 2014. Allen Bonde (@abonde), Actuate’s Vice President of Product Marketing and Innovation, will join Senior Managing Editor Stan Gibson (@stangibson) to discuss why organizations need to harness Big Data – both visually and interactively – to deliver insights to audiences in customer-facing applications.

Successfully utilizing Big Data is an important practice for various organizations. The ability to generate and deliver productive insights through customer-facing applications helps organizations in finance, risk management, telecom, and government operations, among others, differentiate themselves within their industries.

Bonde will instruct viewers how to gain these competitive advantages by discussing the importance of building interactive, responsive and visual data-driven applications for reaching a broad audience, whether on mobile devices or other platforms. He will also discuss the concept of “small data” and what the term means for marketers and others attempting to apply the learned insights.

The webinar will cover:

  • What Big Data initiatives need to deliver on its promise
  • Why visualization is critical to avoid being overwhelmed by data
  • How scale and security are key foundations for reaching new users and applications
  • Why the open source movement has been instrumental to driving adoption and innovation
  • How the “small data” design philosophy can drive focus and agility
  • Where development teams need to focus to show ROI and deliver sustainable value from data investments

Webcast information

The link to download the webcast will be available on Tuesday, August 26, 2014.

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About Actuate (NASDAQ:BIRT) – The BIRT Company™

Actuate provides software to more than 3.5 million BIRT developers and OEMs who build scalable, secure solutions that save time and improve brand experience by delivering personalized analytics and insights to over 200 million of their customers, partners and employees. Actuate founded and supports BIRT – the open source IDE – and develops BIRT iHub™ – the world-class visualization and deployment platform – to significantly improve productivity of developers working on customer facing applications. Actuate’s BIRT Analytics™ delivers self-service predictive analytics to enhance customer engagement using Big Data. The Actuate Customer Communications Suite™ empowers organizations to easily transform, process, personalize, archive and deliver high volume content and individualized correspondence. Actuate is headquartered in Silicon Valley with more than 5,000 enterprise customers in financial services, technology and government. Visit actuate.com and developer.actuate.com.

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