How NASA Manages Big Data
Unmanned space missions can generate hundreds of terabytes of data every hour. What's a space agency to do?
Does Hadoop Have a Speed Problem?
"Fast data" -- information provided in near-real time -- is key to getting the most out of analytics projects, says ParStream CEO Michael Hummel.
How To Explain Hadoop To Non-Geeks
With Hadoop 2.0's arrival, you will need to explain the benefits of the reigning big data platform to business types and C-suite executives.
Big Data's Big Picture: An Insider's View
Platfora CEO Ben Werther says re-creating SQL analysis on top of Hadoop won't unlock the huge value in big data. Business must connect the dots across silos of data.
5 Big Data Myths, Busted
Be right, not fast. Think business, not IT. Don't worry about dirty data. A big data guru shares contrarian advice about the worst whoppers.
2014 Digital Business Survey
When it comes to digital strategy, size matters. We broke 510 respondents down by employee count: 326 hail from orgs with fewer than 1,000 employees, while 184 have more than 1,000. We found that 62% of smaller shops have digital strategies vs. 73% of large companies. And that's just the start of the disparities.
Welcome To The New InformationWeek
We're leaving behind the old, one-way publishing model of business technology journalism and pioneering an approach that emphasizes community and true multiway discourse.
Stop Worrying About The CIO Role
The role of the CIO is evolving, thanks to customer-facing technologies like analytics and the cloud. Successful execs must embrace change to drive company growth.
Big Data Has A Trust Problem
A lack of interdepartmental trust prevents organizations from getting full value from their analytics projects, IBM survey finds.
Intel's Mojo Returns
Intel is finally putting together a sensible set of solutions that should bring back marketshare in emerging markets and stave off challenges in its profitable server business.