Articles By brian proffitt

Toronto hospital detects infection with analytics

Toronto hospital detects infection with analytics

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- A Toronto hospital is implementing a clinical experiment using big data and real-time analytics to help save the...

April 27th, 2012 brian proffitt
Next Hadoop confirms data as a platform

Next Hadoop confirms data as a platform

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- You may have heard the news out of last week's Strata: the next version of Hadoop is going...

March 14th, 2012 brian proffitt
The data scientist ‘bottleneck’

The data scientist ‘bottleneck’

FRAMINGHAM, MASS. - Data is a huge presence within much of business and technology, and the next installment of the O'Reilly...

January 31st, 2012 brian proffitt