IBM to bring cloud to app developers

LAS VEGAS -- For many organizations, cloud computing means software or infrastructure as a service IBM Corp. wants to add a new category: application development in the cloud. In doing so it is

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 24th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Intel to launch more Hadoop tools

Software companies aren't the only ones that are trying to latch onto the big data movement. Intel Corp. will release a few months what it calls a Data Platform, a suite based on open

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon

What will replace Unix in the data centre?

For some it may take two years, others four, five or even more. Enterprise organizations are beginning to map out their Unix exit strategies as the computer operating system, first installed in 1972,

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: December 13th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

HP releases version 2.0 of HAVEn

BARCELONA – HP released version 2.0 of HAVEn, also known as Hadoop, Autonomy, Enterprise Security and apps. HAVEn is HP’s big data platform which brings together a number of software, hardware and IT

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: December 13th, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

HP Vertica adds analytics tool for semi-structured data

With organizations keeping more data for sophisticated analysis the number of business intelligence platforms keeps expanding. One of the lesser known ones is Hewlett-Packard Co.'s Vertica massively parallel data warehouse platform for analyzing

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 24th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Conference summary offers big data leads

The open source Hadoop framework for storing and processing large datasets is attracting an increasing number of organizations who want to at least try it because their information stores are rapidly increasing. After

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 10th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Will Big Data Deliver on its Hype?

The public listing of Twitter on the market will be a moment of triumph for the technology sector and financial backers in the company. For technology, it will drive a need to mine

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 29th, 2013 Chris Lau

Oracle upgrades Data Integrator for real-time analysis

Upgrades to the latest version of Oracle Data Integrator (ODI) will enable users to execute faster data transfers to data warehouses and analysis applications. The new ODI 12c enables faster data workflow because

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 18th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

SecTor 2013: Consultant scorns Apache Hadoop’s lack of security

The open source Apache Hadoop platform for big data management has had a meteoric rise since its release in 2006 with an advanced distributed file system, but an industry consultant warns its security

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 10th, 2013 Howard Solomon