Former Facebook data center and Open Compute Project leaders take their skills to the new start-up.
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Italian big data users are out there - but they tend to be whales, not minnows.
Redmond's latest salary survey shows employers paying 25 percent more and up for Azure and big data work.
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Many enterprises have commenced deployment of hybrid cloud models, receiving the dual benefits of public cloud offloading of infrastructure concerns and private cloud safeguarding of data.
Apple's move to store some of its Chinese users' data in the country has benefits — and drawbacks — for its customers.
Big data skills remain hard to find, and confusion about how to define what a data scientist does is just adding to the headaches.
T-Mobile continues to shake up the US wireless industry by offering additional benefits at no cost to customers. Doubling the high speed data for all customers is a great move that can't be beat.
While the technology to run big-data projects may be opening up to more firms, progress has been hampered by a lack of skills and a corporate preference for gut instinct.
How can you create a sustainable Big Data strategy without having technical expertise? In this short video, Emília Paiva, Director Vice-President at the Minas Gerais government Office for Strategic Priorities talks about how she has accomplished this seemingly impossible task.
This book examines the benefits — primarily economic — of open data, and foresees a bright future. But can we learn from the early days of the internet and avoid the inevitable pitfalls?
Big data is pervasive, but the skills to use it aren't. Software Carpentry is programming literacy for big data. And important little data.
Senior managers are shifting their focus away from raw skills and towards more broadly focused people when recruiting data managers.
The crowdsourced development community represents close to 608,000 developers with skills in cloud integration, mobile applications, data science solutions -- and beyond.
Benefits from the merger include better mining of data, increased investment in hiring technology, and better platform tools.
The need to have advanced data analytics skills in house is becoming ever more acute for line of business managers in Brazil - but how and where can you source that knowledge?
Despite the conflicting opinions that businesses hiring for data scientist and big-data roles seem to harbour, they do agree on the importance of software development skills.
Deceptively simple in concept, big data — the idea that all you need to solve the world's biggest problems are zettabytes of data — has some problems in front of the potential solutions.
Enterprises have to decide whether to look at hiring new talent for big data or infusing existing data management talent with new skills.
Big data is on the verge of hitting the big time, but there are traps that lay in wait for the unwary.
Tech Pro Research's latest survey shows that 82 percent of those who have implemented big data have seen discernible benefits.
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