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Urban Observatory Updates Interactive Exhibit on Big Data Usage

Urban Observatory Updates Interactive Exhibit on Big Data Usage

Makers of the Urban Observatory interactive exhibit, a project to demonstrate how large amounts of data could be turned into useful information, will unveil the next version of the initiative in San… Read more »

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Booz Allen’s Tim Andrews, Joachim Roski Co-Author Article on Health Policy, Big Data Adoption

Booz Allen’s Tim Andrews, Joachim Roski Co-Author Article on Health Policy, Big Data Adoption

Booz Allen Hamilton Vice President Tim Andrews and Principal Joachim Roski have written an article for the Health Affairs journal discussing potential health policy changes to address big data’s opportunities and challenges in the industry. The company… Read more »

IBM Launching Big Data, Analytics Programs at Chinese Universities; D.C. Chien Comments

IBM Launching Big Data, Analytics Programs at Chinese Universities; D.C. Chien Comments

IBM is donating $100 million in big data and analytics software and establishing programs at 100 universities in China as part of the IBM U-100 project to foster a future workforce skilled in big… Read more »

BAE to Help Back Australia ‘Big Data’ Research Center; Kim Scott Comments

BAE to Help Back Australia ‘Big Data’ Research Center; Kim Scott Comments

BAE Systems will contribute $1 million and other forms of support over the next five years to a research center in Adelaide, Australia that is partly funded by the country’s government… Read more »

Razorsight’s Chris Checco: Data Science Becoming Influential in Businesses

Razorsight’s Chris Checco: Data Science Becoming Influential in Businesses

Chris Checco, president and chief analytics officer of Razorsight, says data science is growing its influence in business as companies continue adopting analytics products and finding more applications for insights generated from… Read more »

Salesforce.com to Open New Data Centers in Canada; Mike Rosenbaum Comments

Salesforce.com to Open New Data Centers in Canada; Mike Rosenbaum Comments

Salesforce.com plans to open fresh data centers in Canada in a move to fulfill the growing cloud computing demand in the country. The new data centers are intended to complement… Read more »

Wade Rosado: Urban Insights Aims to Help Improve Public Transit System With Big Data Tools

Wade Rosado: Urban Insights Aims to Help Improve Public Transit System With Big Data Tools

Urban Insights Associates has formed a new consulting practice that will work to help transit agencies leverage big data and analytic tools to improve commuter service. The Cubic Transportation Systems… Read more »

CenturyLink Opens Arizona Data Center; David Meredith Comments

CenturyLink Opens Arizona Data Center; David Meredith Comments

CenturyLink has built a new multi-megawatt data center in Arizona and plans to establish more storage locations this summer, the Arizona Republic reported Monday. In the early stages of 2014, the… Read more »

SAS Helps Alabama Medicaid Agency Integrate Healthcare Data; Paula Henderson Comments

SAS Helps Alabama Medicaid Agency Integrate Healthcare Data; Paula Henderson Comments

SAS is working to help the Alabama Medicaid Agency view and consolidate data related to illnesses, treatments and costs. The agency uses SAS Visual Analytics to gather and analyze data… Read more »

SAP Signs Contract with Shell for HANA-Based Predictive Analytics, Cloud Services

SAP Signs Contract with Shell for HANA-Based Predictive Analytics, Cloud Services

SAP announced today that its has signed a deal with Shell in an effort to ease Shell’s transition to SAP HANA and to assist in generating value from Shell’s current IT investments. “We… Read more »

CSC Inks $5m Deal with IP Australia

CSC Inks $5m Deal with IP Australia

Computer Sciences Corp. has signed a $5 million renewal of its deal providing mainframe services to IP Australia. The agreement reiterates CSC administering well-coordinated service, providing an IBM z114 infrastructure for mainframe… Read more »

Red Hat Expands Alliance with SAP Firms

Red Hat Expands Alliance with SAP Firms

Red Hat has expanded its strategic alliance with SAP firms to make possible customer adoption of SAP portfolio on its open source solutions, Enterprise Innovation reported Friday. “By joining forces… Read more »

TISTA Wins Mobility Contract with DISA; Marion Devoe Comments

TISTA Wins Mobility Contract with DISA; Marion Devoe Comments

The veteran-owned small business, TISTA Science and Technology Corporation, won a contract with the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) to boost the organization’s distribution and technical support of mobile devices,… Read more »

Intel Targets Solutions to Water Supply Issues Through Big Data

Intel Targets Solutions to Water Supply Issues Through Big Data

(INTEL)—The use and application of Big Data systems to overcome those obstacles deemed previously insurmountable was a breaking-through for the business world, now moving forward with companies like Intel and… Read more »

Cloudera Acquires Data Security Firm Gazzang in Enterprise Push

Cloudera Acquires Data Security Firm Gazzang in Enterprise Push

(INFORMATIONWEEK)–”The leading Hadoop platform is now the most secure.” Commercial Hadoop vendor Cloudera announced Tuesday that they had successfully purchased big data security firm Gazzang, stepping up their game to… Read more »

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