Tag Archive for data management

How to Overcome the Big Data Hoarding Monster

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by Angela Guess Writing for ZDnet, Steve Ranger recently noted, “Companies are generating huge amounts of data – from their own internal systems and from contacts with customers and social media, to name just two sources, and then storing it for as long as possible. While some of it is certainly useful and can provide…

From Chief Data Officer to Chief Digital Officer

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by Angela Guess Andrew H. LaVanway recently opined in NextGov.com, “The role of chief data officer within federal agencies is on the rise. It’s about time. Unfortunately, it’s probably also not enough. Now that many agencies have gotten around to vetting, hiring and enabling a data executive, the needed role has grown larger. Simply stated,…

Enterprises Increasing Investment in Datacenters, Focus on Upgrades and Retrofits

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the organization reports, “451 Research’s Voice of the Enterprise (VotE): Datacenters Q2 2015 quarterly survey on datacenter trends indicates that, despite increased investment in cloud and colocation providers, 87% of datacenter operators surveyed from North America and Europe are maintaining or increasing their datacenter facility spending, with…

8 Useful Machine Learning Cheat Sheets

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by Angela Guess DesignIMag recently shared its list of the eight best machine learning cheat sheets. The article states, “Machine learning as we all know is a subfield of computer science that has evolved from the study of pattern recognition and computational learning theory in artificial intelligence. It helps in exploring the construction and study…

VoltDB Selects Progress DataDirect to Advance Time to Value for Data Connectivity

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by Angela Guess According to a new article, “Progress today announced that VoltDB, an in-memory operational database and the leader in fast data, has selected Progress® DataDirect® OpenAccess™ SDK to increase access to business intelligence (BI) tools that allow VoltDB customers to visualize and access fast-moving data. Developers and the companies they support, fresh from…

Liaison Technologies Transforms Cloud-based Integration and Data Management on MapR

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by Angela Guess According to a new article out of the company, “Liaison Technologies, an industry-recognized leader in cloud-based integration and data management offerings, and MapR Technologies, provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, announced today that Liaison’s ALLOY™ platform is using the MapR Distribution including Hadoop to support big data integration and management.…

Metanautix Launches Quest 2.0 with Software-Defined Data Mart

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports, “Metanautix, a big data analytics company focused on simplifying the data supply chain, today announced the launch of Quest 2.0 which includes the first of its kind Software-Defined Data Mart (SDDM). Quest 2.0’s SDDM enables teams to rapidly and securely build data marts using…

Univa Sets Sight on $69.9 Billion Financial Services Market

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by Angela Guess According to a recent article out of the company, “Univa, the data center workload optimization company, today announced Univa Short Jobs for financial services. The Univa Short Jobs add-on for Univa Grid Engine provides the financial services industry a framework to run massive quantities of low latency tasks inside a Univa Grid…