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Big Data Job of the Day: Research Scientist

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by Angela Guess The University of Washington Tacoma is looking for a Research Scientist at the Center for Web and Data Science. According to the post, “Data mining and building predictive models for a variety of problems in payee settings is a challenging and innovative effort. The Center for Web and Data Science research team…

Microsoft, Nokia, and What this Means for Yahoo!

by Eric Franzon David Amerland, author of Google Semantic Search and speaker at the upcoming Semantic Technology & Business Conference in New York, has given his take on Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia’s Devices & Services division. In his analysis, he talks about the Semantic Web and how the company that stands to lose the most…

News: Makogon’s “Polyglot Persistance in Windows Azure”

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by Jelani Harper If you couldn’t attend the NoSQL Now! 2013 Conference & Expo, here’s some news to help you get caught up on what you missed. Microsoft’s David Makogon gave a presentation entitled “Polyglot Persistence in Windows Azure”. Regarding his presentation, Makogon remarked, “Thanks to those who attended my session on Polyglot Persistence in…

Largest Independent Data Virtualizaton Provider Denodo Enjoys Further Growth

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by Angela Guess A new article out of the company states, “Denodo Technologies, the independent leader in data virtualization, today announced that it has experienced double digit revenue growth fueled by a substantial rise in the number of new customers and solutions. With significant vertical market adoption in Defense and Government, Banking, Financial Services and…

Dobler Consulting Becomes SAP Channel Partner

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by Angela Guess Dobler Consulting recently reported that the company “has become an SAP channel partner, authorized to resell the SAP HANA® database and other SAP® database and technology solutions. Dobler Consulting is a database consultancy serving midsize companies in the United States. As an SAP channel partner, the company provides SAP solutions that encompasses…

Glassbeam Introduces Glassbeam Health Check

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports, “Glassbeam, Inc., an innovator in the Big Data applications market for machine data analytics, today announced Glassbeam Health Check, a cloud-based OEM solution that delivers a continuous pulse on the ‘health’ of products. Leveraging Glassbeam’s patent-pending Semiotic Parsing Language (SPL), Glassbeam Health Check is designed…

Data Job of the Day: Data Scientist

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by Angela Guess New York University is looking for a Data Scientist in New York, NY. According to the post, “The Center for Urban Science and Progress (CUSP) at New York University seeks a Data Scientist, an information specialist who will assist researchers in neuro economics, social media in the analysis of big data ranging…

Big Data Job of the Day: Big Data Analytics Engineer

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by Jelani Harper Citigroup seeks a Big Data Analytics Engineer in New York City. The position description states, “The CitiData – Big Data & Analytics Engineering organization is actively recruiting for an Engineer Sr. Specialist (SVP), with a solid understanding and extensive hands-on experience engineering Big Data analytical products for large scale Hadoop deployments. The…

Keynote: Your Code is Wrong

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Your Code is Wrong from DATAVERSITY If you couldn’t attend the NoSQL Now! 2013 Conference & Expo, here’s some news to help you get caught up on what you missed. In this keynote session, Nathan Marz, Founder of Stealth Startup, discusses how every piece of software you’ve ever used of even the slightest complexity has…

Google’s Growing Cloud

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by Angela Guess Barb Darrow of GigaOM recently reported, “Some folks say Google’s compute cloud is a distraction for a company that made its name and fortune in web search. Greg DeMichillie, director of product management for the Google Cloud Platform, is definitely not one of them. This week, DeMichillie talks about the lessons Google learned…