Tag Archive for Boston

IBM to Acquire Cloudant


by Angela Guess A new article out of the company reports, “IBM today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Boston, MA-based Cloudant, Inc., a privately held database-as-a-service (DBaaS) provider that enables developers to easily and quickly create next generation mobile and web apps. Cloudant will extend IBM’s Big Data and Analytics, Cloud Computing and Mobile offerings by further helping clients take advantage of…

Boston is the Place for Big Data

MIT reflection

by Angela Guess John Furrier of Silicon Angle reports, “Apple, Amazon, Samsung, Nuance, Microsoft all have presence near MIT.  That shouldn’t be surprising because MIT is a great tech school. What is surprising is what comes out of MIT that isn’t really available anywhere else. Natural Language Understanding experts powering a big data driven modern…