The Data integration player's total fundraising now stands at $163 million and it boasts a valuation of $1.2 billion.
Couchbase is going live with its new managed cloud database service based on a modern Kubernetes cloud-native architecture. While offering the cloud-neutral flexibility of K8s, the new Couchbase service needs refinements to make it accessible to a wider audience.
Still feels like a lot? That's because it is.
Take this quick, multiple choice survey and tell us about how your company manages its data privacy.
Mark Porter, a veteran of AWS and Oracle, replaces Eliot Horowitz as MongoDB’s CTO. Could he take the document database maker in a new direction?
The country has launched a contact-tracing app without the help of Apple or Google. An impressive feat, but with limited results so far.
With access to tens of thousands of virus samples, COVID-19 researchers are constructing family trees that show the virus’s rapid spread, an unprecedented view of disease.
Why would the great Big Blue make a barbed social media "joke" about a much smaller data warehouse company?
Machine learning firm DeepIntent is intent on helping Big Pharma reach more prospective customers. The company believes the improved marketing can also improve healthcare outcomes.
MLflow, Databricks' Open Source MLOps framework, is leaving the nest. Meanwhile, Delta Engine puts some new spring into Spark SQL's step.
Data warehouses alone don't cut it. Data lakes alone don't cut it either. So whether you call it data lakehouse or by any other name, you need the best of two worlds, says Databricks. A new query engine and a visualization layer are the next pieces in Databricks' puzzle.
The research projects looked at COVID-19 as well as its impact on housing precarity, eviction and inequality as well as the role of social determinants on health and using data science to detect and understand transmission.
Benchmarks suggest programming language Julia may be the best choice for big-data analysis using CSV format files.
Sector companies are prioritizing areas such as data analytics and artificial intelligence, according to an annual survey.
A startup recently emerging from stealth is aiming to automate much of the process for feature development with the goal of making data scientists more self-reliant.
BlackBerry has big plans for its QNX unit, which plays in the automotive middleware market. Here's a look at what QNX would do with a Maserati concept vehicle.
Google's dream of a smarter home (not to mention that self-driving car in the garage) is closer to reality than we all might expect.
An efficient supply chain can make the difference between leading a market and being left behind. This presentation shows how real-time analytics can help your supply chain respond dynamically to ever-changing customer needs.
Cars have been getting more clever, talking to your device, and exchanging status information with each other. in this post we show how IoT technology is leading us towards driverless cars that can safely take us wherever we want to go.
The future of manufacturing looks far more promising thanks to the Internet of Everything
Grounded in open source and energy efficient designs, the world's largest social network shared its latest updates for cost and power savings attributed to its cutting-edge datacenters.
Leading security conference Black Hat showcased its 2014 USA vendors and sponsors in its sprawling new location at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Excel isn't just for number crunchers with accounting degrees. In this gallery, I present six of my favorite hidden features to make you more productive when working with Excel spreadsheets.
We're certainly not claiming that Windows Phone is better overall than iOS (or even the reverse). But there are ways that Windows Phone beats current iPhones.
There are many great Linux-powered single-board computers, starting with the new Raspberry Pi B+.
From CDC's 40MHz "supercomputer" to 2014's Tianhe-2's 33.86 PetaFlops per second, supercomputers are continuing to push computing to its ultimate limits.
This time of year thoughts turn to the ideas that emerged to form a new country. On a lesser scale, it's appropriate to think about the ideas that formed the mobile space as we know it today. Among those are a few from Apple that have shaped both the smartphone and tablet segments.
Have you ever wondered how social networking sites seem to know so much about you and your preferences? We take the lid off how these sites gather data about your activities.
There is always something better coming in mobile technology and the rumor mills keep revealing new devices. These six smartphones may be worth waiting for.
Here are six tips and tricks that will help you be more productive when using your iOS7, whether you use it for work or play.
Location data reveals impact on people's habits in your area.
ESO Chief Medical Officer Dr. Brent Myers outlines how structured data from EMS calls are informing COVID-19 responses and protective gear needs. 5G may also bring doctors into the ambulance via video calls in the future. Read more: https://zd.net/2VaHeJ3
Tiernan Ray tells Karen Roby that researchers at Duke and U Michigan found that the data of cases of coronavirus infection globally suggest a “small world” network of relations between infected people and a pace of infection that is less than the exponential pace commonly cited. Read more: https://zd.net/2xo0wSH
Scientists at MIT and Harvard’s Broad Institute and MIT’s CSAIL built a deep learning network that can acquire a broad representation of molecular structure and thereby discover novel antibiotics.
Tiernan Ray explains that Google trained a deep learning AI network to figure out the possible structure of some proteins that may play a role in COVID-19, but it was only possible by leveraging decades of government-backed fundamental biological science. Read more: https://zd.net/2QcxQCS
Even equipped with a brand-new, high-performance algorithm, Facebook is unsure that it will ever win the war against fake accounts.
Prescriptive analytics and models for the supply chain only go so far when there's the uncertainty of the coronavirus hampering operations.
The space features multiple environment sensors, free Wi-Fi, and charging ports.
Greater Manchester is the latest city to put big data to good use, managing crowds in its transportation network.
The live dashboard pulls data from sources like the World Health Organization to show all confirmed and suspected cases of coronavirus, along with recoveries and deaths.
Tiernan Rays tells Karen Roby that some of the brightest minds in AI last month gathered in Vancouver to propose technology to fight global warming. Despite the brilliance of the inventions, other factors such as policy will be necessary to reduce carbon emissions swiftly. Read more: https://zd.net/373YMLj
The biggest crowds at CES 2020 were at the Neon booth to check out the new project from Star Labs. The humanoid AI bot is meant to serve as a companion if you need a friend. Read more: https://zd.net/2FtsBZI
It will also develop a data hub to store all of the collected information in real time.
Dr. Kevin Petty, director of science and forecast operations in public/private partnerships at The Weather Company, explains to Tonya Hall the benefit of using IBM's Watson, Blue Thunder, and GPU-based processing platforms to integrate big data into weather predictions.
Tiernan Ray explains how DeepMind, a unit of Google that develops ambitious AI projects, found a way to stimulate the kind of long-term planning of risk and reward that humans do by turning memory into a game of actions and future payoffs. Read more: https://zd.net/2YEyR9W
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