Articles By Jaikumar Vijayan

Teradata partners with Hortonworks on Hadoop

Teradata partners with Hortonworks on Hadoop

FRAMINGHAM -- The growing enterprise interest in Big Data analytics is beginning to drive partnerships between vendors of traditional relational database...

February 22nd, 2012 Jaikumar Vijayan
U.S. suit raises questions about email privacy at work

U.S. suit raises questions about email privacy at work

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- A recent lawsuit filed against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration draws attention to whether employees have a reasonable...

February 8th, 2012 Jaikumar Vijayan
Oracle seeks new trial in IP suit against SAP

Oracle seeks new trial in IP suit against SAP

FRAMINGHAM, MASS. - Oracle's plan to drag its legal fight against rival SAP's defunct TomorrowNow subsidiary through a second trial...

February 8th, 2012 Jaikumar Vijayan
Symantec confirms code leak in enterprise security products

Symantec confirms code leak in enterprise security products

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Symantec Corp. has confirmed that source code used in two of its older enterprise security products was...

January 6th, 2012 Jaikumar Vijayan
No evidence of cyberattack on U.S. water facility

No evidence of cyberattack on U.S. water facility

FRAMINGHAM - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today says there is nothing to suggest that a recent pump failure...

November 23rd, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan
FAQ: What the SOPA soap opera is all about

FAQ: What the SOPA soap opera is all about

The recently introduced Stop Online Piracy Act has ignited a firestorm of protest from numerous quarters. Many of those opposed...

November 18th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan
FAQ, What’s the big deal about Duqu?

FAQ, What’s the big deal about Duqu?

The recently discovered Duqu Trojan has received considerable attention from the security research community. Here's why. What is Duqu? It's...

November 15th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan
Hadoop ready for corporate IT, execs say

Hadoop ready for corporate IT, execs say

NEW YORK -- Despite some lingering technology issues, Hadoop is ready for enterprise use, IT executives said Tuesday at the...

November 9th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan
Oracle does an about-face on NoSQL

Oracle does an about-face on NoSQL

Oracle's introduction of its Big Data Appliance at the OpenWorld conference here this week is an indication of the attention...

October 12th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan
Don’t get carried away by Hadoop’s ‘gee-whiz’ factor

Don’t get carried away by Hadoop’s ‘gee-whiz’ factor

Companies should take a pragmatic approach to implementing Hadoop for their "big data" requirements, a new report released Tuesday by...

October 12th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan