June 14, 2013 12:01 PM
DataStax and Cloudera say NoSQL databases and Hadoop are the future, but don't count out Oracle and company just yet.
June 11, 2013 02:26 PM
The more you know about NSA's Accumulo system and graph analysis, the less likely you are to suspect Prism is a privacy-invading fishing expedition.
June 06, 2013 11:20 AM
Hadoop is the panacea, while NoSQL databases are the unsung heroes. Execs from MetLife, 10Gen, Informatica and Datameer discuss platform envy at E2 in Boston.
May 29, 2013 10:12 AM
Like CMOs, CFOs increasingly shape technology selections, Oracle-Accenture study finds. CIOs must look past the threat and find opportunities to collaborate.
May 29, 2013 09:06 AM
MetLife and search-and-rescue teams prove that sometimes as-is data is good enough for serving customers and saving lives.
May 24, 2013 09:06 AM
Are your analytics efforts getting bogged down in all the data streaming in from social, apps, surveys and other channels? Here's how to get unstuck.
May 22, 2013 09:06 AM
Hadoop 2.0 will move beyond batch processing to support interactive, online and streaming applications. But don't let warnings about YARN tie you up in knots.
May 21, 2013 09:06 AM
SAP's renamed Lumira visual module, mobile upgrades and the Hana platform are uniting the customer experience.
May 16, 2013 12:02 PM
SAP adapts its Business Suite to Hana in record time, but customers may want more proof of success before migrating mission-critical apps.
May 14, 2013 09:06 AM
Data markets could become a new market category. Here, companies buy, sell or trade data for mutual benefit.
May 13, 2013 10:03 AM
MetLife uses 10Gen's MongoDB database to quickly integrate disparate data and deliver a consolidated view of the customer.
May 09, 2013 09:06 AM
Teradata says its hybrid 'Intelligent Memory' for data warehousing makes more sense than SAP Hana's all-in-memory approach.
May 06, 2013 11:35 AM
Tivo unit combines viewership data with product sales information to show advertisers which TV shows reach the right consumers.
April 25, 2013 12:57 PM
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.
April 22, 2013 09:06 AM
Amazon CTO Werner Vogels predicts real-time analysis and "invisible" Hadoop capacity on demand are the future of big data computing.
April 18, 2013 09:06 AM
Latest crowdsourced contests aim to attract data scientists with $100,000 prizes -- not yesterday's millions.
April 16, 2013 09:06 AM
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.
April 10, 2013 09:06 AM
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 05, 2013 12:19 PM
After HP Chairman Ray Lane steps down, fresh Autonomy and Itanium distractions lie ahead. Customers just want strategic clarity.
April 03, 2013 12:58 PM
IBM DB2 adds in-memory analysis and compression tricks, while PureData System for Hadoop arrives as an appliance. But will IBM beat other tortoises in the Hadoop race?
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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