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New Release of Couchbase Data Platform Powers Always-On Digital Business Applications Across All Channels and Devices with Advanced Security

Couchbase, Inc., a NoSQL leader, announced a new release of the Couchbase data platform that powers web, mobile and IoT (Internet of Things) applications for digital businesses. The enhanced product suite now provides easier global application deployments, advanced security capabilities and greater development flexibility, and includes Couchbase Server 4.6, Couchbase Sync Gateway 1.4, Couchbase Kafka Connector 3.0 and Couchbase Spark Connector 2.0.

Uncovering Opportunities at the Intersection of Public and Private Data

In this special guest feature, Hicham Oudghiri, CEO and Co-Founder at Enigma, discusses how data analysis as a tool for solving problems requires an understanding that the answer lies within the data set, either in the form of an insight or actionable anomaly. As businesses turn to analytics more to solve their everyday issues, it is important to understand what data can and can’t do, and to understand how to identify which data sets in a sea of data can help solve the problem at hand.

Introducing Hazelcast Jet – A New Lightweight, Distributed Data Processing Engine

Hazelcast, a leading open source in-memory data grid (IMDG) with hundreds of thousands of installed clusters and over 17 million server starts per month, today launched Hazelcast Jet – a distributed processing engine for big data streams. With Hazelcast’s IMDG providing storage functionality, Hazelcast Jet is a new Apache 2 licensed open source project that performs parallel execution to enable data-intensive applications to operate in near real-time.

Top Six 2017 Predictions for Application Integration

Software AG released it’s top six predictions for Application Integration in 2017. According to David Overos, director of product marketing for integration at Software AG: “Integration is no longer your IT department’s problem; it is everyone’s problem.

Syncsort’s Annual Mainframe Survey Spotlights Big Iron’s Critical Role in Big Data Analytics

Syncsort, a global leader in Big Iron to Big Data solutions, announced the results from its annual “State of the Mainframe” survey, which underscore the rising importance of mainframe data as a critical component of enterprise-wide strategies that leverage modern data architectures for Big Data analytics.

Machine Learning: Why it Matters?

In this contributed article, Smita Adhikary, Managing Consultant at Big Data Analytics Hires, provides a whirlwind overview of machine learning technology and why it’s important to increasing the value of enterprise data assets.

Sumo Logic Delivers Multi-Tenant SaaS Security Analytics Solution with Integrated Threat Intelligence

Sumo Logic, a leading cloud-native, machine data analytics service, announced the availability of the industry’s first multi-tenant SaaS security analytics solution with integrated threat intelligence. This, coupled with new security apps for monitoring and compliance and a milestone certification for PCI DSS 3.2, demonstrates Sumo Logic’s strong momentum and commitment to providing leading-edge security analytics capabilities and compliance standards to customers.

In Healthcare, Automation Is Not Just About Efficiency

In this special guest feature, Carla Leibowitz, Head of Strategy and Marketing at Arterys, discusses how deep learning tools can aid physicians in determining a patient’s condition more quickly and accurately and what promise this holds for personalized care.

Tech Employers Say Soft Skills are Top Hiring Factors for Data Analytics Jobs

In this contributed article, Bobbie Kilberg, President and CEO of the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC), discusses the misconception that tech is all about tech, and which areas employment prospects should be focusing on. More and more businesses and governments are capturing, analyzing and interpreting huge amounts of data to boost organizational performance, promote new discovery and understanding, enhance decision making, and tackle public policy and societal challenges.

IBM Brings Machine Learning to the Private Cloud

IBM announced IBM Machine Learning, the first cognitive platform for continuously creating, training and deploying a high volume of analytic models in the private cloud at the source of vast corporate data stores. Even using the most advanced techniques, data scientists – in shortest supply among today’s IT skills* – might spend days or weeks […]