Cubeware Launches Big Data App Store
BISTRO, a new Hadoop-based apps market, offers business intelligence software and tools that save organizations time and trouble, says Cubeware.
Who Owns Student Data?
As data collection and data analysis in education grow, so do worries about student and teacher privacy. Is there enough protection?
Are You A Data Hoarder?
Big data craze inspires some IT managers to save every possible bit of data. Bad idea, says an industry practitioner's group.
Big Data Myths Persist
Big data hype has reached a level where some customers are actually avoiding labeling projects as big data, Tibco executives say.
What A Data-Driven Culture Buys You
Executives who believe their companies handle and share data well are more likely to say their companies outperform industry peers, says Economist study.
How To Beat The Big Data Disconnect
Organizations often hit a roadblock after the initial setup of a big data project. But to get value from unstructured data, keep on driving.
University Data Sharing Project Takes Big Step Forward
Predictive Analytics Reporting (PAR) Framework initiative publishes its data definitions, clearing way for researchers to glean information from anonymized student data that might result in ways to improve graduation rates.
DARPA Funds Python Big Data Effort
Department of Defense has dished out $3 million for Python big data analytics libraries from a $100 million fund for big data research and development.
Actian Builds Mini Big Data Empire
Company behind Vectorwise and Ingres databases acquires Pervasive and Versant to add customers and expand software footprint into data integration.