List/Grid Tag Archives: Big Data

James Peake: CGI Federal to Establish IT Delivery Center in Louisiana

James Peake: CGI Federal to Establish IT Delivery Center in Louisiana

CGI Federal has begun construction of a $13.1 million onshore information technology services delivery center in Lafayette, Louisiana. CGI Federal President James Peake, an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 list… Read more »

BAE’s Scott McVicar: Companies Seek to Boost Cyber Measures Against New Tactics

BAE’s Scott McVicar: Companies Seek to Boost Cyber Measures Against New Tactics

BAE Systems predicts that 2015 will see developments in technology, regulation and other cybersecurity aspects as cyber threats continue to evolve and impact efforts to combat digital crime. The company said Wednesday that Scott… Read more »

Cisco, Asystec Form Big Data JV; Adam Grennan Comments

Cisco, Asystec Form Big Data JV; Adam Grennan Comments

Cisco has invested $238,000 in a big data joint venture with Asystec, Tech Central reported Monday. Cisco will provide big data services to the partnership and Asystec will contribute human… Read more »

Informatica’s Margaret Breya Forecasts Big Data Trends in 2015

Informatica’s Margaret Breya Forecasts Big Data Trends in 2015

Margaret Breya, executive vice president and chief marketing officer of Informatica’s business services, has highlighted several trends that she believes will govern the big data landscape in 2015 onwards, CXOtoday… Read more »

Apple, IBM Unveil Initial ‘MobileFirst for iOS’ App Set; Bridget van Kralingen Comments

Apple, IBM Unveil Initial ‘MobileFirst for iOS’ App Set; Bridget van Kralingen Comments

Apple and IBM have partnered to offer the first batch of IBM MobileFirst for iOS applications that deliver big data and analytics functions to enterprise customers in sectors such as government whose workers… Read more »

IDC Predicts IoT, Cloud, Big Data Roles for World’s Governments in 2015

IDC Predicts IoT, Cloud, Big Data Roles for World’s Governments in 2015

International Data Corporation has revealed its 2015 predictions for the world’s governments based on the results of its FutureScape survey on the industry. The market analyst, which launched the forecast report… Read more »

Transparency Market Research: Big Data Market Worth $48B by 2019

Transparency Market Research: Big Data Market Worth $48B by 2019

Transparency Market Research (TMR) stated in a new report that it expects the global big data market to grow at a 40.5-percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2012 through 2019, reaching a… Read more »

Praescient’s James Spencer: Data Analyst-Engineer Coordination Needed to Derive Insights

Praescient’s James Spencer: Data Analyst-Engineer Coordination Needed to Derive Insights

James Spencer, analyst consultant at Praescient, believes coordination between the data analyst and data engineer is key in work to extract insights from big data. “The problem as I see it is… Read more »

IBM Rolls Out Beta Version of Watson Analytics

IBM Rolls Out Beta Version of Watson Analytics

IBM has released a beta version of the Watson Analytics cognitive service for business clients. IBM Watson is now available to customers as a cloud-based free premium service via desktop computers and mobile devices, IBM… Read more »

ReportsnReports: Oil and Gas Sector’s Global Big Data Market to Grow 56% in 4 Years

ReportsnReports: Oil and Gas Sector’s Global Big Data Market to Grow 56% in 4 Years

A new ReportsnReports research forecasts the global big data market in the oil and gas sector will grow 56.45 percent in size by 2018. The report predicts the oil and gas big… Read more »

Booz Allen Compiles 2015 Cyber Trends List for Financial Services

Booz Allen Compiles 2015 Cyber Trends List for Financial Services

Booz Allen has compiled a list of 10 cyber trends for 2015 intended to guide financial services on how to position their organizations against evolving cybersecurity threats. “In the months and… Read more »

Mercedes Westcott on Cloudera’s Hadoop Focus, How to Advance Big Data in Gov’t

Mercedes Westcott on Cloudera’s Hadoop Focus, How to Advance Big Data in Gov’t

Mercedes Westcott leads the public sector business at software development company Cloudera in her vice president role there. Her GovCon career includes stops at Delphix as that company’s public sector VP and VP… Read more »

Dell Unveils Results of Global Tech Adoption Survey; Karen Quintos Comments

Dell Unveils Results of Global Tech Adoption Survey; Karen Quintos Comments

Dell has released the findings of a survey that evaluates how organizations adopt security, cloud, mobility and big data technologies. The survey indicates that 44 percent of information technology leaders consider security a challenge… Read more »

Dave Amoriell: Xerox Maven Software Deployed for Ebola Contact Tracing

Dave Amoriell: Xerox Maven Software Deployed for Ebola Contact Tracing

Xerox has released an update of its Maven outbreak management software that works to host contact-tracing data on communicable diseases such as Ebola and other public health information in a cloud platform. The… Read more »

IBM Launches Crowdsourced Supercomputer to Analyze Genomic Big Data

IBM Launches Crowdsourced Supercomputer to Analyze Genomic Big Data

IBM has introduced a crowdsourced supercomputing system in an effort to help scientists develop new medicinal compounds based on genomic data analysis. The World Community Grid supercomputer works to access the… Read more »

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