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Content tagged with Hardware/Architectures posted in November 2013
HarperCollins Rewrites Its Analytics Book
News  |  11/26/2013
HarperCollins uses a data-driven approach to make quicker, bolder marketing decisions.
Argonne Lab Taking Next Steps To Exascale Computing
News  |  11/26/2013
Government sponsored research focuses on barriers to massive parallel processing.
Big Data Reshapes Weather Channel Predictions
News  |  11/25/2013
The Weather Company builds a new forecasting platform using Basho's Riak NoSQL database and Amazon Web Services.
Big Data: Big Threat Or Big Lie?
Commentary  |  11/21/2013
CIOs can help shape big data's image by defining how government and business should use it.
Salesforce's 'Superpod': Only For Giants
News  |  11/21/2013
Turns out the HP-powered "Superpod" is consistent with Salesforce.com's public cloud. But it's not something that many customers will use.
Do Smartphones Need Neural Processors?
News  |  11/21/2013
Qualcomm is pushing to put its neural processor Zeroth in smartphones. Here's what smartphone makers can -- and can't -- do with it.
How NASA Manages Big Data
News  |  11/21/2013
Unmanned space missions can generate hundreds of terabytes of data every hour. What's a space agency to do?
What Car Will You Buy Next? Autometrics Knows
News  |  11/20/2013
Autometrics takes an hourly pulse of Web traffic at 150 car-buying sites to give auto makers predictive insights about buyers.
Distributed Databases: Stop Stalling
News  |  11/20/2013
Your current RDBMS may well be perfectly functional. But big data and the nature of work mean it won't be for long. Then what?
Nasuni: Versioning File System For Cloud
News  |  11/19/2013
Nasuni's UniFS uses stream of snapshots to create a versioned file system in the enterprise and in the cloud.
SAP's Extreme Makeover: 4 Key Changes
Commentary  |  11/19/2013
SAP's marketing machine vies to give the company formerly known as "that German ERP vendor" a whole new identity. Here's what customers should know.
Big Data's Big Picture: An Insider's View
News  |  11/19/2013
Platfora CEO Ben Werther says re-creating SQL analysis on top of Hadoop won't unlock the huge value in big data. Business must connect the dots across silos of data.
Big Data Terminology Mess Needs Cleanup
Commentary  |  11/18/2013
Big data needs a coherent and unified vocabulary of terms -- or we can't share solutions to problems across disciplines.
SiSense Puts Big Data Analytics On A Chip
News  |  11/18/2013
Israeli company puts analytics in the cache memory of a central processing unit, reducing need for new hardware purchases.
Welcome To The New InformationWeek
Commentary  |  11/15/2013
We're leaving behind the old, one-way publishing model of business technology journalism and pioneering an approach that emphasizes community and true multiway discourse.
Data Science Doesn't Belong In Business Schools
Commentary  |  11/15/2013
A data science professor argues why data science should sit outside of traditional, siloed university towers -- especially business schools.
Analyze 46 Petabytes Of Data Via Laptop? Here's How
News  |  11/15/2013
AT&T "nanocubes," a poor man's approach to big-data analysis, let users analyze petabytes of data per day in laptop memory.
Tivo Research Analytics Masters Big TV Data
Tivo Research Analytics Masters Big TV Data
InformationWeek Videos  |  11/13/2013
How Tivo mashes up big data from set-top boxes, supermarket registers, and prescription claims.
Opera Solution Scales Big Data Science
Opera Solution Scales Big Data Science
InformationWeek Videos  |  11/13/2013
Arnab Gupta, founder and CEO of Opera Solutions, shares customer successes with unstructured big data.
MetLife Drives NoSQL & Mobile Innovation
MetLife Drives NoSQL & Mobile Innovation
InformationWeek Videos  |  11/13/2013
MetLife is leapfrogging competitors with a mobile social app and a portal that uses big data to "paint a picture" of customers.
White House Unveils Big Data Projects, Round Two
News  |  11/12/2013
White House announces dozens of new government-business-nonprofit collaborations to use big data for medical research, economics and more.
Oracle Launches Brawnier Big Data Appliance
News  |  11/12/2013
Oracle's Cloudera-powered Hadoop box gains new authentication, audit and query options courtesy of the Oracle software stack.
IBM Answers Big Data Competition
Commentary  |  11/5/2013
IBM responds to big data trendsetters, from Amazon and Cloudera to Splunk and Tableau. Here's what IBM offers now, what's coming and what stands out.


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