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Brazil's biggest current affairs magazine ran a cover story on the topic of Big Data. Why is that important to readers, after all?
If system logs weren't originally created for security, why isn't business data also being used? And can we automate defensive decisions where we can create self-defending networks?
Data discovery rock star Tableau goes public on the NYSE, with ticker symbol "DATA." But will Tableau now grow or plateau?
As computing systems become commoditized, the "profit pools are going to evaporate" for enterprise software vendors, said Whitehurst.
Google product managers describe how digital photo company Shutterfly is a case study example of turning big data into business without massive hardware and software investments.
The joint collaboration project from Hewlett-Packard and SAP effectively triples the amount of memory on a single server designed for processing big data.
Dell stressed its uber-small, entry-level workstations will offer higher performance for "desktop PC prices."
Scale matters. Massive data — especially streaming data — requires its own ecosystem. It's not just small data made bigger.
Whether it's photo editing enhancements, voice search or new mapping tools, the efforts boil down to machine learning and cloud infrastructure --- Google's primary core competency. Can rivals keep up?
The data-as-a-service program is meant to kickstart the development of a nationwide delivery platform of public and private sector datasets, which would in turn spur more innovative applications to be created.
New storage infrastructure means more patients will be able to benefit from next-generation DNA sequencing, according to Murdoch Childrens Research Institute associate director professor Andrew Sinclair.
Dell Software's SharePlex replication tool for Oracle now works with Hadoop, or anything else that can talk to a JMS queue.
The F1 auto racing pioneer does a lot more with data than you'd expect.
Wondering what issues are really setting the CIO agenda and keeping tech chiefs up at night? Here's a list from CIOs themselves - and yes, BYOD and cloud are on there.
A call-for-collaboration (CFC) has been launched inviting companies to develop and deploy social analytics for business enterprises for targeted sectors such as tourism, retail, and food and beverage.