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Content tagged with Software Platforms posted in July 2013
Cloudera Brings Role-Based Security To Hadoop
News  |  7/24/2013  | 
Cloudera Sentry brings Hadoop fine-grained data-access controls that financial services, healthcare firms and government agencies have sought.
IBM And Big Data Disruption: Insider's View
News  |  7/9/2013  | 
IBM's Bob Picciano, general manager of Information Management, talks up five big data use cases, Hadoop-driven change; slams SAP Hana, NoSQL databases.
Big Data Analysis Drives Revolution In Travel
Commentary  |  7/3/2013  | 
Airlines, hotels and reservation sites are making the most of data to improve booking ratios, boost revenue yield and improve customer satisfaction.
Microsoft: Hadoop 'Cornerstone' Of Big Data's Future
News  |  7/1/2013  | 
Microsoft is committed to Hadoop for the long haul, and it's taking the necessary steps to prove it, says company exec.


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