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Aerospike NoSQL Database Selected by KAYAK

Aerospike Inc., a flash-optimized NoSQL database with speed and reliability, has announced that KAYAK, the travel search engine, selected Aerospike’s database technology to power personalized advertisements and special offers across its entire network and scale to meet rapid international growth.

Developer Cloud or IBM Bluemix platform-as-a-service

IBM and Twitter will deliver a set of enterprise applications to help improve business decisions across industries and professions.

BigPanda Brings Data Science to IT Incident Management

BigPanda formally launched a new data science platform to automate IT Incident Management.

Limited Budgets Slow Adoption of Crime Analytics

When it comes to the U.S. law enforcement community’s practices and attitudes toward using crime-fighting software, roughly a third are using the technology in their departments, most would use it to combat drug-related crimes, yet the majority don’t have the budget to implement it, according to a recent survey by Wynyard Group, market leader in crime-fighting software used […]

New York Mets Sign SAS® to Lead Off Analytics Lineup

The New York Mets and SAS, a leader in business analytics, has announced a partnership that will see the Club use SAS analytics to help analyze fan data at an individual level to engage with them in a meaningful way.

Quantium to Leverage the MapR Distribution including Hadoop for Real-Time Analysis

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of a leading distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that Quantium, the leading data analytics firm in Australia, has selected the MapR Distribution including Hadoop to perform rigorous analytics on large and complex data sets to generate rapid business insights for their clients, including many of Australia’s leading companies.

Ask a Data Scientist: Handling Missing Data

How do you handle missing data? What imputation techniques do you recommend?

How ScaleOut Software Provides Operational Intelligence

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In this video, Bill Bain from ScaleOut Software describes how the company’s in-memory data grid technology provides operational intelligence.

JKool Announces SaaS Solution for Quickly Capturing the Business Value of Big Data

jKool, LLC has announced its new, software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution for analyzing Big Data in real time.

Lustre Scalability, Affordability, Manageability

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This fifth article is an editorial series that explores Lustre solutions in the cloud for an exploding commercial data universe. This week’s looks at Lustre scalability, affordability and manageability.