Data Security is a big question for all users when they start accessing any messaging app to share any kind of information
A flaw in the popular password manager could have compromised user data. A LastPass update closes the hole.
Addressing the challenge of delivering big data analytics to the masses. Over the past few years, Spark has quickly grown from a research project to probably the most active open source project in parallel computing today. Spark started...Show More Summary
When it comes to better understanding your customers, you likely leverage every possible resource from personas to mapping the customer experience journey. For marketers, big data is a boon – it’s a gold mine of information that, to be sure, requires a bit of digging through the dirt to get to the real treasure. Big […]
COMING OUT FROM OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS: My colleague Maurice Stucke’s book, coauthored with Alan Grunes: Big Data and Competition Policy.
Binary black holes recently discovered by the LIGO-Virgo collaboration could be primordial entities that formed just after the Big Bang, report Japanese astrophysicists. If further data support this observation, it could mark the first confirmed finding of a primordial black hole, guiding theories about the beginnings of the universe.
As the exploding big data market enters its second deca […]
Click here to learn more about author Ariel Amster. It’s been said that, “With great power comes great responsibility”. And when it comes to leveraging the power of Big Data, organizations have a responsibility to manage vast stores of sensitive data in order to meet strict compliance rules. Show More Summary
by Angela Guess A new press release out of the company reports, “Teradata, the big data analytics company, announced today that it has purchased Big Data Partnership, a leading EMEA-based services provider of big data solutions and training. Show More Summary
SILICON VALLEY — Talend SA is poised to go public at the end of the week in the Bay Area's second tech IPO of the year. The Big Data integration software company, which is based in France but has its primary business address in Redwood...Show More Summary
Ten years into the Hadoop-driven big data “revolution,” […]
by Angela Guess A recent release out of the company reports, “Alliance News specializes in breaking news on all UK listed stocks, economic issues, central bank decisions and currencies. Their team focuses on uncovering stories and carrying...Show More Summary
Mobile operators say they're ready for an onslaught of data traffic in Philadelphia as political junkies gather for the Democratic National Convention.
Several Wikibon clients have asked about performance be […]
Last week Workday announced the acquisition of Platfora, a fast-growing big data analytics platform company focused on offering analytics solutions for a wide range of business applications. After discussing the application with Workday’s product strategists, it appears this acquisition enables Workday to expand and extend its existing Big Data Analytics [...]
When an established vendor identifies a gap in its prod […]
Click here too learn more about Dr. Rahul Razdan. If data is a form of language – if all those ones and zeroes constitute a way of communication, then translating those figures into something intelligible for a mass audience should be the end-result of this phenomenon we call Big Data. Show More Summary
More consolidation in the so-called big data space. Publicly-listed U.S. big data company Teradata has acquired London-based Big Data Partnership, a startup that provides big data solutions and training to help companies become more savvy in the use of, well, big data. You may have noticed a recurring theme here. Read More
by Angela Guess A new press release out of eBay reports, “Predictive analytics, big data and customer insights are some of the most important elements for companies to concentrate on today. We have seen several examples of businesses...Show More Summary