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Senate Unanimously Passes DATA Act
William Welsh, Contributing Writer
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Bipartisan legislation directs government agencies to improve spending transparency by publishing financial data in standardized, machine-readable formats.
By William Welsh Contributing Writer, 4/11/2014
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3 Trends Driving Big Data Breakthroughs: A CIO's View
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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GE Water & Power CIO says data blending, scalable storage and processing, and a maturing Internet of things are shaping big data progress.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 4/7/2014
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Land Rover SUV Packs Sensors, Lasers
Kevin Fogarty,
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Land Rover showcases its Discovery Vision Concept SUV, which builds in so many high-tech systems it can hardly be called a car.
By Kevin Fogarty , 4/16/2014
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Microsoft Reveals Big Data Strategy
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft's new tools aim to serve all users -- not just data scientists -- extracting insight from big data sets and the Internet of Things.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 4/16/2014
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Accountable Care Success Requires Strong Health IT
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
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The accountable care organization model has produced mixed results to date. In ACO success stories, technologies such as analytics play a big role.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 4/16/2014
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AllJoyn: A Common Language For Internet Of Things
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Open-source lingua franca aims to let IoT devices and services communicate across manufacturers and operating systems.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 4/15/2014
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Georgia Solves Campaign Finance Data Challenge Via OCR
Richard W. Walker,
News
In a project to make financial disclosure and campaign contribution data public, Georgia turns to Captricity's hybrid system, which combines machine learning and human intelligence to digitize handwritten forms.
By Richard W. Walker , 4/15/2014
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Hubble Turns 24: 5 Biggest Discoveries
Elena Malykhina, Technology Journalist
News
The Hubble Space Telescope has helped solve huge questions about space. Coming next: Its successor will look back even further into time.
By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 4/15/2014
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Google Has Plans For Titan Drones
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Titan Aerospace's drones are expected to help deliver Internet connectivity to remote regions.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/15/2014
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Data Protection In Internet Of Things Era
Steven Kester, Director of Government Affairs, N. America, Advanced Micro Devices
Commentary
The Internet of Things brings an explosion of data, along with security and privacy concerns. We need IoT rules of the road.
By Steven Kester and Stephen Pattison , 4/14/2014
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Data Scientists Want Respect & Results
Shane O'Neill,
Commentary
Analytics managers from Macy's, Ford, and Google offer tips on how to integrate and inspire data scientists.
By Shane O'Neill , 4/14/2014
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Tibco Brings Reusability To Web, Mobile Apps
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Tibco BusinessWorks 6.0 upgrade gives Web and mobile developers an old-school-meets-new-school backbone for reusing integration logic and components.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 4/14/2014
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MapR Brings Spark In-Memory Analysis To Hadoop
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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MapR adds Apache Spark to its Hadoop distribution to power machine learning plus ad hoc, graph, and streaming analysis. Databricks partners on support.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 4/11/2014
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Oracle Support Costs: 2 Savings Strategies
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Oracle software maintenance costs have customers turning to growing ranks of licensing consultants and third-party support providers. Here's the skinny.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 4/10/2014
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Explorys Cloud Services Power Accountable Care Organizations
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
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Explorys uses combination of big data and specific patient data to improve care, lower costs.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 4/10/2014
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Internet Of Things Goes Home
Frank Gillett,
Commentary
The "connected home" is becoming a reality thanks to improved broadband networks and mobile apps. Here's a rundown of how our homes are getting smarter.
By Frank Gillett , 4/9/2014
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Google Glass Gets Down To Business
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Google's new Glass At Work program aims to capitalize on the enterprise's interest in Google Glass, even if consumers are still skeptical.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/8/2014
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MongoDB Steps Up To Enterprise Expectations
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
MongoDB, the NoSQL darling of developers, aims to improve scalability, analytics, security, and manageability in significant upgrade.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 4/8/2014
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Bluetooth Wants Its Bite Of Big Data
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Bluetooth's low-energy implementation makes the ubiquitous wireless technology ideal for the Internet of Things' data-swapping ways, says Bluetooth backer.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 4/8/2014
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Teradata QueryGrid: Beyond Enterprise Data Warehouse
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Teradata adds unified fabric access to myriad databases and Hadoop, triggering multiple analysis engines with a single query. Say goodbye to yesterday's enterprise data warehouse ideas.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 4/7/2014
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Twitter Beats Facebook On Ad Returns
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Advertisers invested twice as much in Facebook ads, but Twitter ads received more clicks, a report says.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 4/7/2014
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3 Trends Driving Big Data Breakthroughs: A CIO's View
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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GE Water & Power CIO says data blending, scalable storage and processing, and a maturing Internet of things are shaping big data progress.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 4/7/2014
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