Articles about Big Data
The IoT is a compelling concept, but it's not yet clear precisely how the flood of data it will unleash should be handled by the world's networks and data centres.
The next evolution of the internet will embed sensors into nearly everything around us. Dealing with the privacy and security implications of that will be one of the biggest challenges of the next century.
Experts explain how falling costs, easier collection methods, and better analytic tools are making big data a true competitive for companies big and small.
How one of the world's largest elevator firms is hoping to spot problems before they arise by funnelling data into Microsoft's Azure Machine Learning service.
Rio Tinto is soon due to complete a seven-year project that has seen the company connect its fixed and mobile assets to take advantage of predictive analytics.
Intelligence agencies do more than just spy on you in the cloud. Some, like the CIA, use the cloud for their own purposes.
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The cloud and retail giant is preparing to expand its voice-activated assistant's capabilities with the launch of a beta software development kit to help outsiders to build apps.
Splunk boasted it signed more than 600 new enterprise customers during the quarter, ending the fiscal year with over 9,000 customers worldwide.
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.
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