Articles about Big Data
By offering enterprise adoption agreements, Splunk is hoping to encourage more enterprises to standardize on its machine data analytics platform.
IBM plans to spend an additional $4 billion on "strategic imperative" units, partner more and innovate in its core businesses.
Unveiled late last year in Amsterdam, the Docker orchestration services designed to facilitate multi-container distributed apps can now be downloaded.
Along with detailing how data is distributed across machines, the latest version of the MySQL Cluster database is billed as offering better performance and easier system upgrades.
Qantas has bought a 51 percent share in Taylor Firm to expand its Qantas Loyalty business in light of achieving AU$375 million in benefits during the first half of its financial year.
This marks the first quarterly filing for the company since its IPO in December of last year, when its stock popped 65 percent on the first day of trading.
Enterprise Healthcare Management (EHM) is a new category of software that helps organizations align their healthcare investments with their business goals.
Rent the Runway, a self-described "fashion company with a technology soul," wants to revolutionize how the average person shops for clothes -- using big data.
Situated at NHL.com/Stats, the SAP-powered digital hub will host roughly 100 years of NHL statistics.
A project in partnership with the World Bank wants to take bus management at the Brazilian capital to the next level
Wall Street was looking for earnings of at least 24 cents per share with $569.75 million in revenue.
Oracle launches Big Data Discovery in a bid to make it easier to find and explore data in Hadoop lakes.
It's great that the U.S. now has a chief data scientist. Unfortunately, the job description needs a rewrite to really have an impact.
EMC's latest array can scale to 50 petabytes. The system is designed to be part of the storage giant's data lake strategy.
The NoSQL database firm is tapping into Apache Kafka messaging and Apache Storm streaming to integrate Couchbase with Hortonworks Hadoop.
The Brazilian Big Data market is heating up and local companies specializing in particular niches are increasing their footprint internally and abroad. We list the top five Brazilian companies to watch.
Microsoft has put in the groundwork to establish a base for its Internet of Things plan to explore software for everything from cars to wearables. Now comes the hard part - making it work.
I come not to praise these programs, but to bury them. And, boy, from the smell of some of these -- they really need to be buried!
Here are six tips and tricks that will help you be more productive when using your iPad and iPhone, whether you use it for work or play.
If you're in the business of repairing PCs, smartphones, or tablets, then these tools will help you get the job done in a fast, efficient, and safe way.
Super Bowl week can be excruciatingly painful for avid football fans. But here's some play calling that can fill the void to a certain extent.
Black Hat USA 2013 vendor area included companies such as Veracode, Booz Allen Hamilton and Microsoft, with creative schwag such as Botnets for Breakfast (cereal) and 'hacker' playing cards.
Bill James and Billy Beane have led the way for sports teams to make strategic decisions based on analyzing data rather than watching the actual games or players.
A warehouse north of London is on the verge of completing its transformation into a datacentre
Getting the DataStax Community distribution of Cassandra up and running on your local PC is a snap. In this gallery, you'll see that for yourself.
Curious how to go about doing Hadoop in Amazon's cloud? Here's some guidance.
What will be the next big thing? As cellular carriers merge and become stronger, mobile makers may not survive. Will big data analytics take off, and will 3D printing arrive with a bevy of legal and ethical issues? Here's a look ahead at 2013 and what we can expect.
Thanksgiving is over, and we're heading into December. It's time for a look back at all the blunders, catastrophes, epic fails and major screw-ups of 2012.
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.
While the big data buzz is making the headlines, it's also fast-becoming a genuine force in deriving strategic insight and actionable business intelligence from social media, as we see in each of these compelling case examples.
Come behind the scenes at Westmead Children's Hospital to see how surgical staff are using IT to make their jobs easier.