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Microsoft's HDInsight service -- a cloud-based distribution of Hadoop -- is generally available. Microsoft's planned complement for Windows Server has been replaced.
Rackspace rounded out its big data cloud offerings by offering Hortonworks Data Platform and Apache Hadoop as a service.
ZeroVM has a fast new way to build virtual workspaces, and RackSpace was impressed enough to buy the company.
Iconic Hadoop player ships Hadoop 2.0-based version of its distro
Level Up's trio of founders asserted that their team is planning to "help transform Intuit’s offerings across the board."
A new report shows how pervasive tracking technology has become for blue-collar workers.
Tidemark's Fall 2013 release revolves around improved profitability modeling.
As well as launching version 5.5 of its business intelligence platform, Jaspersoft has integrated its tools with Amazon's Elastic MapReduce Hadoop distribution.
Empirix uses an advanced analytics engine to continuously and proactively evaluate carrier network performance and customer experience metrics to automatically identify issues as they emerge.
The two companies will prioritize the joint technologies throughout 2014 and target industries such as financial services, telecommunications, retail and consumer products.
The Singapore lab is its first worldwide and will help customers execute advanced analytics projects. It will offer affordable access to its data scientist and lab resources, and also provide training co-funded by the government.
The city government will promote a hackathon based on open data about the bus network
IDC says byte density will surge and the data storage and business implications will be huge. Here are a few thoughts on the aftermath.
From a technological implementation standpoint, there was no reason that healthcare.gov had to crash and burn so badly. Ah, but there was a reason it crashed: the nature of politics.
Teradata puts its Unified Data Architecture and apps in the cloud, then makes its appliances more appealing too.