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Big Data Technology for Scientific Research

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This article is the third in an editorial series with a goal to provide a road map for scientific researchers wishing to capitalize on the rapid growth of big data technology for collecting, transforming, analyzing, and visualizing large scientific data sets.

Countdown to Inaugural In-Memory Computing Summit 2015

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GridGain Systems, a leading innovator behind open source and commercial in-memory data fabric solutions and producer of the first-ever, industry-wide In-Memory Computing Summit (IMC Summit), announced the agenda for the inaugural IMC Summit 2015 being held June 29-30 at the W Hotel in San Francisco.

Primary Motivators of Big Data vis-à-vis Scientific Research

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This article is the second in an editorial series with a goal to provide a road map for scientific researchers wishing to capitalize on the rapid growth of big data technology for collecting, transforming, analyzing, and visualizing large scientific data sets.

insideBIGDATA Guide to Scientific Research

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In this new insideBIGDATA Guide to Scientific Research, the goal is to provide a road map for scientific researchers wishing to capitalize on the rapid growth of big data technology for collecting, transforming, analyzing, and visualizing large scientific data sets.

Data Science 101: Choosing the Right NoSQL Database

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NoSQL includes a wide range of different database technologies and was developed as a result of surging volume of data stored. The presentation below covers a number of topics to help you choose the right NoSQL database for your application

Under Cloud Cover – How Leaders Are Accelerating Competitive Differentiation

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A new white paper is now available from IBM that highlights a global study of more than 800 cloud decision makers and users, business leaders of all stripes – Finance, Sales & Marketing, Product Development and more – are becoming increasingly focused on the business value cloud provides.

IBM: The Optimal Storage Platform for Big Data

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A central theme of new technology requirements surrounding big data is the ability to host data effectively. The foundation of a big data technology stack is the storage layer. A new white paper is now available that details these issues surrounding big data storage – specifically through the deployment of IBM Spectrum Scale.

Actian Survey Shows Three out of Four Execs Not Fully Satisfied with Big Data and Hadoop Initiatives

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Big data has been a big problem for many early adopters and has not lived up to its promise, according to a survey of more than 100 C-level executives, data scientists and IT leaders.

Hadoop Summit 2015 – San Jose

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Hortonworks and Yahoo! are playing host to the 8th Annual Hadoop Summit, the leading conference for the Apache Hadoop community – June 9-11, 2015 in San Jose.

Win with Big Data and the IoT

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By utilizing the Internet of Things (IoT) and analytics, companies are able to learn where there are inefficiencies and innovate their business to run smarter and leaner delivering new value to their customer base. Our friends over at Datameer just released a new infographic relating to Big Data and the IoT.