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Niara Launches from Stealth with Big Data Based Security Intelligence Solution

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Cyber security startup Niara emerged from stealth to unveil its Security Intelligence solution, the first of its kind to combine advanced security analytics and forensics to help security teams quickly surface sophisticated cyber threats within their organization. Built on a big data architecture, the Niara Security Intelligence solution analyzes security data from disparate sources.

MarkLogic NoSQL Powers Saturday Night Live App and Dedicated SNL 40 Website

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MarkLogic Corporation, a leading Enterprise NoSQL database platform provider, announced that NBC Entertainment’s (NBC) wildly popular and upgraded SNL app and SNL 40 website are powered by the MarkLogic® Enterprise NoSQL database platform.

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Gains Operational Insight across 500 Stores with Advanced Big Data Analytics in the Cloud

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Business intelligence (BI) and data warehouse solutions provider iOLAP Inc. has combined Syncsort’s DMX data integration software with Yellowfin’s BI platform and Amazon Redshift for data warehousing to provide one of America’s most successful food chains, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, with deep operational insight across its 500 U.S. restaurants.

Hadoop 101: The Future of Analytics – Real-time streaming

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Thomas Weise, principal architect at DataTorrent, discusses the future of analytics – the importance of real-time streaming and how it is essential for big data analytics and provides valuable insights from data being processed while current and most relevant, rather than hours or days later.

Interview: Mike Lamble, CEO at Clarity Solution Group

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We recently sat down with Mike Lamble who is CEO at Clarity Solution Group, a recognized data and analytics consulting firm, to discuss some of the more pressing topics in data management.

Hadoop 101: Top 10 Hadoop Learning Videos

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We’ve put together a list of the Top 10 Hadoop videos found on Youtube. There are some real gems here, accounting for millions of views, and the collection could become the basis of important new big data initiatives in your enterprise.

Big Data Humor: A Mother’s Day Plot

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As a salute to Mother’s Day this past Sunday, we’d like to offer a nice EDA plot that all budding data scientist’s can identify with! Sign up for the free insideBIGDATA newsletter.

Hadoop 101: Simplifying MapReduce Development

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This article explores some typical configuration roadblocks found in traditional Hadoop platforms and explains how they can be sidestepped using ScaleOut hServer using the WordCount application to illustrate these benefits.

The Rise of the Data Lake in Support of the Industrial Internet (Part 1)

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Data lakes are enterprise-wide data management platforms designed for storing and analyzing vast amounts of information from disparate data sources in their native format. The idea is to place data into a data lake in their native structure instead of a repository built for a specific purpose such as a data warehouse or data mart.

Crunching Time and Space to Turn it Into Usable Data

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Today platforms including Open Source solutions for Big Data (like Hadoop) and GIS Mapping solutions (like ESRI), SAP HANA, and BigTable, a highly scalable distributed storage system that is used in Google Maps – but none of these solutions scale to the requirements of data with space and time attributes or are designed to enable real-time decision-making using this data.