Articles about Big Data
Since Qantas began taking an interest in customer behaviour, the company has reaped the rewards, including changing the way its Frequent Flyer programs work and expanding its own business.
When the NoSQL Couchbase database is updated this summer, firms will be getting a new scaling technology, designed to cut costs and network bandwidth.
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According to Gartner, "Big Data Discovery" is the next big trend in analytics. It's the logical combination of three of the hottest trends of the last few years in analytics: Big Data, Data Discovery, and Data Science.
This data lake stack includes VMware, Pivotal, EMC and third party Hadoop vendors such as Cloudera and Hortonworks as well as analytics platforms including SAS and Tableau.
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Telstra has made a multimillion-dollar equity investment in Taiwanese video big data and analytics company Gorilla Technology Group, which will have its software integrated into the Australian telco's network.
Amazon's involvement stems from its ongoing commitment to the White House's Climate Data Initiative.
How the head of data and analytics at British Gas Connected Homes is keeping staff engaged and customers happy.
Myer's new CEO Richard Umbers plans to restore growth for the company after it reported a 23 percent drop in net profit after tax for the first half of the 2015 financial year.
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.
During my years of using Google I've picked up an arsenal of tips and tricks to help me get to the information I'm looking for faster and more efficiently. Here are six tricks that I use most regularly.
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.
Innovations in mobile tech has opened new opportunities in the machine-to-machine industry, with providers offering SIM and fleet management services to smart meters and CCTVs.
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.
Come behind the scenes at Westmead Children's Hospital to see how surgical staff are using IT to make their jobs easier.