Yes, you still need a traditional data warehouse after beginning work with Hadoop. Here are four more fundamental points to know about the big data platform.By Ashish Thusoo CEO & Co-Founder, Qubole, 10/23/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
SAS Visual Analytics turns what-if analysis around, showing users what it will take to reach specific business goals.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/23/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Bolstering Google Cloud Platform, Firebase service helps developers create mobile and web apps that store and sync data in real-time.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/22/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 10/22/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM is offering a set of APIs and cloud services through its BlueMix platform to simplify development for networked devices.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/21/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 10/17/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 10/15/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
The Internet of Things might be hot, but it's not new. Machine data exchange is the core of modern automated production plants and industrial installations.By Tony Paine CEO, Kepware Technologies, 10/15/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Cloudera Director tool leads off lineup of announcements, including upgrades to Impala SQL query engine and stronger security.By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 10/14/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 10/14/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
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IT Salary Survey 2014: GovernmentFederal government IT professionals saw modest bumps in compensation. But that doesn't mean all is well: 29% of staffers had fewer training opportunities, and 21% of managers had their benefits cut. Half are looking for new jobs.