Dell making software push

Ever since it bought Perot Systems in 2009 for almost US$4 billion, Dell Inc. has been trying to diversify away...

July 29th, 2013 Howard Solomon

3 awesome data analytics successes

3 awesome data analytics successes

Tablet devices, computers, mobile phones, sensors, emails and even social network posts are all generating enormous amounts of data each...

July 22nd, 2013 nestor e. arellano

Oracle hints at coming in-memory database

Oracle hints at coming in-memory database

An oracle, according to one online dictionary, is a statement given by a highly regarded person that can be ambiguous...

June 21st, 2013 Howard Solomon

Frontline workers not getting enough BI: Survey

Frontline workers not getting enough BI: Survey

Executives and managers are awash in business intelligence information, but the benefits of analytics tools are barely trickling down to...

June 19th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

SAS takes aim at SAP with in-memory analytics

SAS takes aim at SAP with in-memory analytics

SAN FRANCISCO – When is in-memory analytics not really in-memory analytics? According to business intelligence software vendor SAS Institute, when...

May 2nd, 2013 Jeff Jedras

The big data battle in your organization is HiPPOs vs. Geeks

The big data battle in your organization is HiPPOs vs. Geeks

SAN FRANCISCO – How big is big data? According to Andrew McAfee, it’s so big it’s about to outgrow the...

April 30th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Digging through data can be path to the future

Digging through data can be path to the future

Number-crunching has never been easier thanks to powerful PCs, software and servers. But what data gets crunched and how has...

April 15th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Forget big data, think content curation: Gartner

Forget big data, think content curation: Gartner

It’s human, it’s simple, it’s visual and it’s curated.When it comes to social marketing, organizations are more focused on curated...

April 12th, 2013

HP to launch Project Moonshot

HP to launch Project Moonshot

Hewlett Packard is set to unveil next week a class of densely packed low-power servers that are able to rapidly...

April 3rd, 2013