Articles about Big Data
Belief in the quality of a platform tends to self-fulfill. Will that be the case with Apache Spark? Vendors seem so far ahead of customers on Spark that it's almost worrisome.
Users who are happy with their existing business-intelligence tools can now use them to access Hadoop data, according to AtScale.
Zero Day Weekly: Cyber national emergency, GitHub and Slack nailed, Android malware less than 1 percent
A collection of notable security news items for the week ending April 3, 2015. Covers enterprise, controversies, application and mobile security, malware, reports and more.
Yes, Fire Phone failed. But an Amazon smartwatch could rule the wearables market, leveraging the analytics power of AWS and the company's massive ecommerce.
Refresh is known for its eponymous iOS app that helps users brush up on key details about people they may not follow regularly.
Agile development works for certain kinds of software, but will it be the right fit for the Australian government's new paradigm for foreign aid?
Cloud adoption is accelerating among medical providers as they realize the limits of traditional EHR systems, but there are many hurdles to overcome when patient security and privacy is involved.
The clean energy industry is booming, and cloud services are helping drive innovation. Here's how EV companies, solar providers, smart grid operators, and utilities are using the cloud.
Amazon will likely have more cloud news on the way soon with its annual customer summit in San Francisco next week.
IBM formalizes its focus on the Internet of things as it faces competition from traditional tech rivals as well as companies such as General Electric.
Improvements to the Spark-powered analytics platform from ClearStory Data are designed to increase the speed of data analysis and reduce data-preparation times.
Are you getting threat intel -- or just antivirus software? A government-backed report designs a framework for threat intelligence that can be scaled to different sectors, sizes of organization, and organizational goals.
The two companies plan to develop a new generation of data, analytics, cloud and business solutions.
A collection of notable security news items for the week ending March 26, 2015. Covers enterprise, controversies, application and mobile security, malware, reports and more.
One in three people use social media on a regular basis however only one in four people make a back-up of their social data. As 29 percent of disasters are accidental, what would you do if you lost all your precious photos and their comments, likes, shares or tags?