News & Commentary
Content tagged with Big Data posted in April 2008
Mining Data For Problems With Drugs
News  |  4/17/2008  | 
WellPoint and others look to find adverse drug reactions faster through data analysis.
Data Mining Prescribed To Ensure Drug Safety
News  |  4/16/2008  | 
WellPoint's "Safety Sentinel System" may help the FDA and drug makers identify medication safety problems much earlier by analyzing patient clinical and claims data.
Mickos: Sun Has Expertise That MySQL Needs, Vice Versa
News  |  4/15/2008  | 
Downloads of the open source database have increased by 10,000 per day since its recent acquisition by Sun.
Google Helps Group Find Child Predators On The Web
News  |  4/15/2008  | 
The software tools help the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children sift through millions of pornographic images and videos from the Web to find child sex predators.
Most Users Are Unhappy With Enterprise Search
News  |  4/10/2008  | 
Separate U.S. and U.K. surveys released this week found that search engines are failing workers.
Inrix Offers Nationwide Traffic Alerts
News  |  4/10/2008  | 
Data gleaned from mobile handsets and GPS-enabled vehicles will flag congested areas all across the country.
Summit: Linux Advances Into Enterprise, Seeks Better Fix For Bugs
News  |  4/9/2008  | 
Business users and Linux kernel developers hashed out issues like reliability, kernel patches, and bugs at the second Linux Foundation Collaboration Summit in Austin, Texas.


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