TechLines is our signature, live-streamed event where we assemble a panel of industry experts to debate and share their opinions on IT's most pressing issues.
Our most recent event, "Big Data Debunked – Finding the Data Signals," was held on October 4, 2012 in New York City. Watch the discussion here.
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Big data pilots in 2012 will go production in 2013 and 2014. Then the real fun begins.
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ZDNet's Big Data Techline Webcast was held on Oct. 4 in New York City. It brought together some of the leading Big Data experts from around the country to share their insights. Here's a photo gallery showing off the event.
NetApp CEO Tom Georgens captures the tug-of-war big data projects will face: "There is a natural data growth of the creation of new data, but that doesn't mean that spending goes up automatically."
At the Techonomy conference in Tucson, industry leaders joined to predict how big data could be used in the future.
NASA's Nicholas Skytland explains how NASA had to build its own big data capabilities and how it's dealing with the enormous data sets from space missions.
"The big data dark ages are now finally behind us," the company's founders say, and they now have the money to prove it.
From a patented questionnaire to monitoring user activity, eHarmony has used a torrent of data to help people find significant others on its online dating website, and made some dosh in the process.
For big data to amount to a serious asset that business and operations can exploit, datacentres will have to take a long, hard look at infrastructure and architecture.
Big data projects haven't hit an inflection point yet, but the signs are beginning to add up. Here's what to look for to indicate big data has it business prime time.
Jon Parks of Grapevine Technologies explains the impact that big data is having in health care and how the ultimate end game is predictive analytics.
Cloudera's Impala open source project is now a public beta. The company also launches a real-time query services as its second subscription offering.
Mobile device management, HTML5, personal clouds and actionable data will be among the key disruptive forces in 2013 for companies.