List/Grid Tag Archives: Big Data

John Kelly: IBM Invests $3B in R&D Big Data, Cloud System Microchips

John Kelly: IBM Invests $3B in R&D Big Data, Cloud System Microchips

IBM has unveiled a five-year, $3 billion investment to develop nanoscale chip technology as the company aims to improve the performance of cloud computing and big data systems. A team of IBM… Read more »

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 »

EMC, Pivotal Deploy New Enterprise Big Data Offering

EMC, Pivotal Deploy New Enterprise Big Data Offering

EMC has unveiled a new enterprise-grade big data offering equipped with Pivotal HD that seeks to combine analytics capabilities and a highly scalable infrastructure. The new Data Lake Hadoop storage… Read more »

IBM to Help China Reduce Smog, Pollution; Xiaowei Shen Comments

IBM to Help China Reduce Smog, Pollution; Xiaowei Shen Comments

IBM Corp. and Beijing have forged an agreement to develop weather forecasting and cloud computing systems in a move to cut smog emissions in China, Reuters reported Sunday. David Stanway… 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 »

IBM Unveils Big Data Service; Doug Hunt Comments

IBM Unveils Big Data Service; Doug Hunt Comments

IBM Corp. has introduced a new big data service offering on its cloud marketplace in an effort to help customers manage enterprise-wide business content. Clients are able to gain access… Read more »

Jim Kaskade: CSC Built Big Data Platform to Offer ‘Quick, Efficient’ Deployment

Jim Kaskade: CSC Built Big Data Platform to Offer ‘Quick, Efficient’ Deployment

CSC Vice President Jim Kaskade said the company has updated its big data platform as a service offering to include new security and compliance features for “quick, efficient and confident”… 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 »

DataDirect Networks Unveils Cloud Tiering Platform for DDN Lustre and GPFS Domains

DataDirect Networks Unveils Cloud Tiering Platform for DDN Lustre and GPFS Domains

DataDirect Networks has built on its offerings in managing parallel file system data by making its WOS-Bridge platform available for DDN Lustre and GPFS domains. DDN said that the introduction of the WOS-Bridge integration… Read more »

John Watters: iSIGHT Cyber Intell Now on Offer at ‘Game-Changing’ ThreatCloud IntelliStore

John Watters: iSIGHT Cyber Intell Now on Offer at ‘Game-Changing’ ThreatCloud IntelliStore

iSIGHT Partners has agreed to provide cyber threat intelligence solutions to Check Point Software Technologies customers through the latter’s ThreatCloud IntelliStore marketplace. The marketplace offers a new way of equipping… 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 »

Terracotta’s Gagan Mehra: In-Memory Tools Could Help Manage ‘Internet of Things’ Data

Terracotta’s Gagan Mehra: In-Memory Tools Could Help Manage ‘Internet of Things’ Data

The advent of the Internet of Things has already generated tons of data that enterprises are struggling to both make sense of and use, Gagan Mehra, Terracotta chief evangelist, wrote… Read more »

Information Builders Unveils New Visual Analytics Offering; Gerald Cohen Comments

Information Builders Unveils New Visual Analytics Offering; Gerald Cohen Comments

Information Builders has launched a new web-based visual analytics offering the company built for users to analyze and gain insights into large volumes of data. The WebFOCUS InfoDiscovery tool is… 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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