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Can IoT Slash Healthcare Costs?
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
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The Internet of Things in healthcare -- a profusion of IP-connected sensors on hospital equipment and patients -- has the power to drastically cut waste and save lives, says panel.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 10/22/2014
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Yahoo Talks Apache Storm: Real-Time Appeal
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Yahoo is committed to Apache Storm, the open event-processing platform, because it's easy to manage and scale and use for personalization as a service, among other uses, says Yahoo executive Sumeet Singh in a Q&A.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/22/2014
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OVH.com Launches Power8-Based Cloud Service
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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OVH.com is the first cloud supplier to use IBM's Power8 processor for data analytics services.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/20/2014
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Facebook Automates Fight Against Hackers
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Here's a sneak peek into the system Facebook uses to secure your account when other websites are hacked.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/17/2014
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Salesforce.com Wave Analytics Cloud: Pros & Cons
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Salesforce.com Wave is a big bet that's already generating demand, but will it live up to the billing? Here are six Wave pros and cons.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/17/2014
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Hortonworks Updates Hadoop Data Platform
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
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HDP 2.2 adds more than 100 new enterprise-ready features, including faster SQL querying on Hadoop.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 10/17/2014
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Microsoft Brings Storm Stream Analysis To Hadoop
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft Azure HD Insight adds Apache Storm real-time data processing capabilities. Machine Learning service gains free app templates.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/16/2014
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MapR Offers Free NoSQL Database
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
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MapR-DB is integrated with the MapR NFS-compliant file system and made available with more than 20 different open source components.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 10/15/2014
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Cloudera Intros Hadoop Monitoring, Self-Provisioning Tool
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
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Cloudera Director tool leads off lineup of announcements, including upgrades to Impala SQL query engine and stronger security.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 10/14/2014
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SAP Hana Platform Hits IBM Cloud
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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SAP offers Hana Enterprise Cloud on IBM Cloud infrastructure, opening up a new SAP-managed way to run SAP apps on Hana.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/14/2014
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Busting The Myth Of Uncontrollable Healthcare Costs
Giovanni Colella, CEO, Castalight Health
Commentary
Healthcare expenses are as manageable as any other business expense, with the right data.
By Giovanni Colella CEO, Castalight Health, 10/14/2014
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Big Data Helps 'Krochet Kids' Stay In The Loop
Jeff Bertolucci,
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Nonprofit uses data visualization tools to track economic, health, and social wellbeing of female workers in developing nations.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 10/14/2014
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Salesforce.com Unveils Wave Analytics Cloud
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Salesforce.com enters $38 billion analytics market with a NoSQL-based platform that puts five-button data-analysis basics on smartphones.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/13/2014
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Cartoon: Unstructured Data Fatigue
Brian Moore, Cartoonist & Illustrator
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It's been a long hard day in the data mines.
By Brian Moore Cartoonist & Illustrator, 10/13/2014
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5 Ways Data Science Teams Can Raise Their Profiles
David Dietrich, Advisory Technical Consultant, EMC
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What to do when your team of data scientists is isolated from the rest of the company.
By David Dietrich Advisory Technical Consultant, EMC, 10/10/2014
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Forrester Names Top API Management Vendors
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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As APIs become the foundation of the digital economy, CA, SOA Software, and Apigee head the list of API management system vendors, according to Forrester Research.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/10/2014
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Who Should Be InformationWeek’s 2014 Chief Of The Year?
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
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Tell us the technology leaders who are changing your company or industry.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 10/10/2014
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LinkedIn Tips: How Analytics Improves Your Job Search
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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LinkedIn's "Who's Viewed Your Profile" section features new data that can improve your network, profile, and job opportunities. Here are three ways to take advantage of it.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/9/2014
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GE Pushes For Bigger Industrial Internet
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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GE Internet of Things portfolio expands as it brings big-data analysis to vending machines, office equipment, bridges, and other new markets.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/9/2014
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Internet Of Things Needs Government Support
Scott Amyx, Founder & CEO, Amyx+McKinsey
Commentary
The US risks being left behind as other countries invest in ubiquitous computing. Here's a seven-point framework to bolster the US's support of IoT technologies.
By Scott Amyx Founder & CEO, Amyx+McKinsey, 10/9/2014
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