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Parse.ly Launches the First Fully-Managed Data Pipeline for Real-Time Analytics

Parse.ly, a leading provider of audience insights for digital publishers and brands, announced the availability of the Parse.ly Data Pipeline, a live stream of user- and event-level data that is structured for sophisticated analysis and real-time data engineering projects.

Tweet Analytics for Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Our friends over at Experts System conducted cognitive analysis of more than 430,000 Tweets about the Rio 2016 Olympic Games to discover and understand what was most discussed on social media – including sports, countries, athletes and impressions of the games in general.

StreamSets Launches Embed Program to Help Technology Innovators Integrate Big Data Flows Into Their Products

StreamSets, the dataflow performance management company, announced the StreamSets Embed Program, which provides support and services to technology companies needing to embed world-class data ingestion capabilities into their products and services.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 8/29/2016

Above the Trend Line: machine learning industry rumor central, is a recurring feature of insideBIGDATA. In this column, we present a variety of short time-critical news items such as people movements, funding news, financial results, industry alignments, rumors and general scuttlebutt floating around the big data, data science and machine learning industries including behind-the-scenes anecdotes and curious buzz.

Reflecting on Ten Years of Hadoop

In this special guest feature, Ashish Thusoo, co-founder & CEO of Qubole, discusses how he’s seen Hadoop evolve over the past decade, what his experience was with it when it first hit the scene, where he thinks it fits in the data ecosystem today and what he believes the future holds for Hadoop.

DigitalGlobe, CosmiQ Works, NVIDIA, and Amazon Web Services Team up to Launch SpaceNet Open Data Initiative

DigitalGlobe, Inc. (NYSE: DGI), a leader in earth imagery and information about our changing planet, announced the launch of SpaceNet, an online repository of satellite imagery and labeled training data that will advance the development of machine learning and deep learning algorithms that leverage remote sensing data.

SnapLogic Expands Library of Intelligent Connectors to Integrate Enterprise Data and Applications in a Snap

SnapLogic, the unified data and application integration platform as a service (iPaaS), today introduced the Summer 2016 release of its SnapLogic Elastic Integration Platform.

Artificial Intelligence: Shaking Things Up in E-commerce

The infographic below from our friends over at Visenze was inspired by the growing trend on how AI capabilities and applications are attempting to solve real-world issues that e-commerce businesses are facing.

Tableau 10 Delivers Platform Innovations that Make Analytics More Powerful and Engaging

Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA) announced the general availability of Tableau 10. A completely refreshed design, new analytical and mobile enhancements, options for preparing data and a host of new enterprise capabilities make this one of Tableau’s most significant releases in its history.

Interview: Tim Trefren, Co-founder and VP of Customer Success, Mixpanel

I recently caught up with Tim Trefren, Co-founder and VP of Customer Success at Mixpanel to discuss the company’s new Autotrack feature that automatically collects every action on a customer’s website and allows customers to easily access that data.