May 16, 2013 03:11 PM
U.K. needs to plow the valuable public-sector data it collects back into better services and drive economic growth, says study commissioned by the British government.
May 15, 2013 10:51 AM
Location analytics can help retailers seek and destroy "zombie" emporiums, unprofitable retail outlets.
May 13, 2013 02:00 PM
Organizations need to plan for the new generation of Internet-enabled devices that may be located anywhere in the world.
May 13, 2013 11:50 AM
Indiana University researchers use data feedback in flight to guide NASA's ambitious airborne survey of Earth's polar ice. But bring a barf bag if you come along.
May 13, 2013 09:06 AM
Better data analysis helps banks rile fewer customers while trying to stop credit card fraud.
May 08, 2013 03:10 PM
Open Compute Project initiated by Facebook sets its sights on network switching as the next target for open innovation.
May 07, 2013 10:45 AM
Startup Versium Analytics assembles detailed profiles of consumers and businesses to help marketers hone their pitches.
May 07, 2013 09:12 AM
Venture investment firm strikes deal to give U.S. intelligence agencies access to extensive database of weather data.
May 07, 2013 09:06 AM
Cray introduces entry-level supercomputer starting at $500,000 for high-end engineering, computational modeling and simulation work.
May 06, 2013 12:05 PM
Travel giant CWT uses big data science to examine the productivity costs of stressful business travel.
SAP adapts its Business Suite to Hana in record time, but customers may want more proof of success before migrating mission-critical apps.
Data markets could become a new market category. Here, companies buy, sell or trade data for mutual benefit.
MetLife uses 10Gen's MongoDB database to quickly integrate disparate data and deliver a consolidated view of the customer.
Teradata says its hybrid 'Intelligent Memory' for data warehousing makes more sense than SAP Hana's all-in-memory approach.
Tivo unit combines viewership data with product sales information to show advertisers which TV shows reach the right consumers.
Social, mobile, cloud and big data all can help you move more quickly and reach new customers. For the latest wisdom on how, join us at the E2 Conference in Boston.
Amazon CTO Werner Vogels predicts real-time analysis and "invisible" Hadoop capacity on demand are the future of big data computing.
Latest crowdsourced contests aim to attract data scientists with $100,000 prizes -- not yesterday's millions.
Data falsification at research institutions to make results look better is nothing new. Here's what it can teach us about misuse of big data in business.
Few big data deployments start really big, so Oracle's new six-node 'Starter Rack' Big Data Appliance stores 216 terabytes and costs $160,000.
April 22, 2013 09:06 AM
Big data project leaders still hunger for some key technology ingredients. Starting with SQL analysis, we examine the top five wants and the people working to solve those problems.
March 07, 2013 11:06 AM
Facebook's cutting-edge data center in the high desert of Oregon represents the future. Take a look at the technologies and choices that make it tick.
January 08, 2013 09:06 AM
These one-year and two-year graduate programs are just what's needed to close the big-data talent gap. Read on to find a school that fits your ambitions and background.
January 03, 2013 09:08 AM
Big data medicine is still largely unproven, but that's not stopping several medical centers and analytics vendors from jumping in with both feet.
By The Numbers
Base: 417 respondents at organizations using or planning to deploy data analytics, BI or statistical analysis software
Data: InformationWeek 2013 Analytics, Business Intelligence and Information Management Survey of 541 business technology professionals, October 2012
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