Comments
9 Key Big Data Developments From Strata
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
D. Henschen
50%
50%
D. Henschen,
User Rank: Author
2/13/2014 | 3:24:34 PM
Re: Seems smart, but late?
Good questions, Lorna. I'd say Autonomy and Vertica have capabilities that aren't matched by open-source products. Maybe parts of what they do, but not head-to-head competition from purely open source products. Maybe I'm missing an option, though, so I welcome comment on alternatives.
Lorna Garey
50%
50%
Lorna Garey,
User Rank: Author
2/13/2014 | 1:02:46 PM
Seems smart, but late?
HP opening up Autonomy and Vertica as platforms seems like a smart move, but what do you think are the odds it can get the developer ecosystem at this point that it needs to make a big play? What's the benefit for a developer to buy into Autonomy's code vs. going a more reliably open route?
RobPreston
50%
50%
RobPreston,
User Rank: Author
2/13/2014 | 11:30:44 AM
All Data Not Big Data
The industry has started to use "big data" as almost synonymous with analytics, no matter the size of the data pool being analyzed. Nice to see a conference organizer grounding things in reality.
Laurianne
50%
50%
Laurianne,
User Rank: Author
2/13/2014 | 11:15:37 AM
Big data talent
I am eager to hear about how the big data talent situation has evolved since last year's Strata conference. Anyone on the ground at the conference want to weigh in here?


Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Dec. 9, 2014
Apps will make or break the tablet as a work device, but don't shortchange critical factors related to hardware, security, peripherals, and integration.
Video
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
InformationWeek Radio
Archived InformationWeek Radio
Join us for a roundup of the top stories on InformationWeek.com for the week of December 7, 2014. Be here for the show and for the incredible Friday Afternoon Conversation that runs beside the program!
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.