Articles about Big Data
Business intelligence and analytics are the top technology priorities in 2015 for chief information officers in Australia and New Zealand, as well as in the rest of the world, according to Gartner.
The firm founded by the creators of the Spark in-memory data-processing framework has improved its hosted platform to cut time spent developing and managing complex workloads.
The funding will go toward building out Neuralytics, the company's data platform that utilizes machine learning and artificial intelligence to improve recommendations to sales teams.
The New York-based startup uses complex algorithms to sift and comb through real time public data from Twitter's firehose.
Test figures published by social network Facebook are designed to show the results of a series of advances in the Presto open-source query engine, including a new ORC reader.
Breaches are unavoidable, but how do you convince management to spend more on incident response? It's like betting on failure.
Microsoft said it will launch the Azure IoT Suite and couple it with Windows 10 IoT with the goal to become a linchpin in various machine data deployments.
Dun & Bradstreet CEO Bob Carrigan talks big data use cases, cloud delivery models, strategy and where his company fits in.
Linux software developers are working hard on expanding Linux's file and storage options.
Juniper's strategy boils down to what the networking company's new CEO Rami Rahim summed up as the transformation of networking today in one word: "automation."
Rising software-as-a-service business-intelligence firm Looker almost triples its funding to pay for its next growth phase.
Apple isn't the only hardware company inspired by Yosemite. Facebook just named its first SoC after the majestic national park.
Splunk Light is designed for smaller information technology environments as the company looks to expand its market.
Apple Watch appears to be designed to plug Apple's emerging ecosystem of Internet of things services. Sure, it'll sell iPhones too, but the real win may be Apple's various platforms for the car, health and commerce.
The Hadoop initiative unveiled by Pivotal and Hortonworks last month has a new recruit in WANdisco but the arguments about the Open Data Platform have only just kicked off.
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.
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