For the first time in recent memory, a major industry conference didn’t place Big Data at the center of attention, and the CEO of one of the hottest startups in that space says that’s a good thing. In his debut … Continue reading ?
In industry marketing circles, the term “hybrid array” is typically used to describe a data storage appliance that combines fast and expensive solid-state-memory with cheaper but slower mechanical disk. Tegile Systems Inc., which one of the faster-growing names in the … Continue reading ?
Posted by JessicaEdmondson I. Why you should care about blogger outreach I work at Distilled as part of the Promotions Team where much of what I do is working with bloggers. My job in a nutshell is to make the right demographic aware...Show More Summary
The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again. 'Maleficent' tops the chart this week, followed by ‘Godzilla.' 'The Fault Is In Our Stars' completes the top three. Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.
Warner Bros. has filed a lawsuit against a small bar from Amityville, New York, for playing one of their songs without permission. The track in question is not a recent pop song, but the 80-year old love song "I Only Have Eyes for You"...Show More Summary
The big news being discussed at VMworld 2014 this morning is the Nutanix, Inc. Series E funding round, which generated $140 million in financing. Nutanix, which provides a cost-effective method to move data around in the enterprise, is now valued … Continue reading ?
The true value of data analytics is not measured by the market caps of the top vendors or average industry revenue growth, but by what users can accomplish leveraging the technology, the possibilities for which extend far beyond merely boosting … Continue reading ?
The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again. 'Maleficent' tops the chart this week, followed by ‘Godzilla.' 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' completes the top three. Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.
The convergence of cloud computing and Big Data analytics are generating some radical rethinking about the way IT infrastructure is deployed, judging from the comments of early adopters who were interviewed at Hewlett-Packard Co.’s HP Vertica Big Data Conference last … Continue reading ?
DataGravity Inc. yesterday announced the DataGravity Discovery Series, which the startup claims is the industry’s first “data-aware storage platform” that tracks data access and analyzes data as it is stored. As such, the DataGravity software architecture lets IT teams, as … Continue reading ?
Virtualization stalwart VMware Inc. has a lot in store for its annual customer event in San Francisco next week. The company is keeping a tight lid on the details, but Wikibon co-founder Dave Vellante and senior analyst Stu Miniman, a … Continue reading ?
Posted by Trevor-Klein It is my great pleasure to announce the release of Moz's third guide for marketers, written by the inimitable Paddy Moogan of Distilled: We could tell you all about how high-quality, authoritative links pointing...Show More Summary
Hewlett-Packard Co. is looking to take the driver’s seat in bringing about the era of pre-packaged analytic applications with the IDOL platform from Autonomy, and according to the head of product marketing for the subsidiary, it already has results to … Continue reading ?
Server virtualization leader VMware, Inc. has experienced significant growth since its VMworld 2013 conference last August. From two major acquisitions to product announcements and management changes, VMware has been quite the busy virtualization bee. Today, just days ahead of the … Continue reading ?
The democratization of compute and storage catalyzed by the rise of the public cloud is driving more and more organizations for whom large-scale analytics were previously cost-prohibitive to tap into their internal, fast-growing information troves. That increasing data use in … Continue reading ?
The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again. 'Maleficent' tops the chart this week, followed by ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier.' 'Divergent' completes the top three. Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.
There's a lot of cynicism in tech. I'm a believer. I know users are supposed to be lazy and not care about freedom. But I think enough of them do to make a market. Products have to be easy. But they don't have to be effortless. We use lots of products that require effort, some specifically because they require effort. Show More Summary
Over the last 25 years, I've attended hundreds of +Oakland Athletics games. From 2005 to 2008, +Kristine Gray and I had season tickets that saw us attending as many as 40 games a season. We've seen dramatic home runs, 20-2 blowouts and plenty of controversial calls and tough losses. Show More Summary
Trends at the top of the enterprise stack are changing the balance of power down in the network, driving the emergence of new challenges that will fall on the shoulders of tomorrow’s practitioners and business leaders. To prepare the next … Continue reading ?
About 60 percent of organizations are in the process of shifting resources from their existing data management investments to Hadoop, according to research from Wikibon.org, while 30 percent intend to begin on the journey by the end of the year. … Continue reading ?