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Infocomm Development Authority unveils a new pilot aimed at increasing the "visibility of datasets" via quality metrics, offering free AWS credits to drive participation, and adds "near real-time analytics" to its cloud service provider registry to better assess vendor performance.
Australian data analytics firm Quantium has inked a deal with enterprise Apache Hadoop distribution vendor MapR Technologies in a bid to tackle large volumes of data for real-time analysis.
The Australian Crime Commission plans to build a national criminal intelligence system off the back of completing its four-year Fusion capability project in an aim to further enhance intelligence collaboration between Australia law-enforcement agencies.
The health industry could really do with a shot in the arm when it comes to cost-cutting, and big data could be the answer.
Big Blue has unveiled a new enterprise solution aimed at harnessing Big Data to detect criminal activity in seconds.
With a new analytics cloud service unveiled earlier this month, CEO Sharmila Mulligan explains how ClearStory's engine is shifting data insights to ordinary users.
Similar research conducted by Accenture and Forrester Research have found that Australian companies are lagging in using big data as part of their business operations.
GE, the world's sixth-largest company, reveals it plans to go public -- to the public cloud, that is.
Australia and New Zealand enterprises are dragging their feet when it comes to the adoption of big data compared to other markets, with local Forrester research indicating that only about a fifth of local businesses employ the technology for market insights.
The new OpenStack release, dubbed 'Juno,' has lots of fixes, better support for hot upgrades, and now hooks up with Hadoop.
The popular Hadoop distributor and the darling of open source say they are forging a new alliance in which they'll build open-source analytics offerings geared toward the enterprise.
The vision Salesforce has for market-facing engagement is the right one: Tear down data, app, and user experience silos between marketing, sales, operations, and support. But does their cloud measure up to this vision yet?
Microsoft's HDInsight Hadoop-on-Azure service is getting Apache Storm real-time analytics support in preview form.
Ensighten will use Anametrix’s multichannel marketing analytics technology to offer marketers access to a richer set of data and analytics.
Customer engagement is becoming a hot subject and the associated technology offerings are out there. Listen to Paul Greenberg's random thoughts on customer engagement, a post-CRM world and some status updates.