Facebook Seeks Next-Generation Big Data Tools
Social network giant Facebook and venture capital blue chip Accel Partners think emerging platforms like Hadoop deserve new business intelligence, data visualization, and analytics tools.
Twitter Helps Build Social Data Ecosystem
Twitter's Certified Products Program is a step in the right direction toward improving data quality, analysis, and social business decision making. Let's hope Facebook and LinkedIn follow suit.
Big Data Squeezes Legacy IT Spending: IDC
Along with cloud computing, mobile, and social networking, big data will account for a growing percentage of IT spending, leaving little to maintain older systems, says IDC study.
The Ins And Outs Of In-Memory Analytics
In-memory analytics products are now within the reach of many enterprises and can dramatically speed up data analysis and support real-time, data-driven decisions.
RFID Needs Big Data Tools
Radio tags generate vast quantities of information, but enterprises need to find ways to ingest, analyze, and archive that data.