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Hadoop Summit 2015 – San Jose


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.

The Woes of CIOs


It’s tough out there for CIOs. They’re getting it from all sides and from all directions. Our friends over at Lucidworks put together the compelling infographic below that explores this common story.

ACTIVE Network Launches Activity Cloud to Offer Data and Insights to Event Organizers


ACTIVE Network®, a global leader in cloud-based Activity and Participant Management™ and data solutions, has unveiled its widely anticipated ACTIVE Network Activity Cloud™ solution, a robust, comprehensive data insights platform designed for event and activity organizers. ACTIVE has combined the power of big data methodology with over 15 years of its registration history to offer customers actionable and unique insights and analytics.

Keeping Big Data Small to Create Engagement


In this special guest feature, Thomas Begin of Targetbase provides his thoughts on how companies can address the paralysis often associated with adopting the big data technology stack.

Dell Software Extends Analytics Momentum with Datawatch Partnership


Dell Software announced a new partnership with Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ: DWCH), continuing the growing momentum of its analytics business by integrating highly interactive visualization and dashboarding capabilities directly into its Statistica advanced analytics platform.

Six Anticipated Directions for Big Data in 2015


In this special guest feature, Chris Surdak of HP provides his YAFFTY (Yet Another Forecast for This Year) list for 2015. Chris Surdak is Global Subject Matter Expert on Information Governance, analytics and eDiscovery for HP Autonomy.

insideBIGDATA Guide to Manufacturing


In this new insideBIGDATA Guide to Manufacturing, the goal is to provide enterprise thought leaders in the manufacturing sector ways to obtain greater value from their company’s data assets through use of big data technology.

Syncsort and Impetus Technologies Partners for Hadoop Streaming


Syncsort, a global leader in Big Data software, and Impetus Technologies, a leader in Big Data solutions and services, announced a technology partnership providing an integrated solution for building real-time, streaming analytics applications integrated with Apache Kafka, RabbitMQ and other message brokers on Hadoop.

Newest EMC Federation Solution Paves Way for Disruptive Differentiation With Big Data


EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) today announced the Federation Business Data Lake (FBDL). The fully engineered, integrated and tested solution includes leading storage and Big Data analytics technologies from EMC Information Infrastructure, Pivotal, and VMware to help customers leverage the new world of Big Data, thereby clearing the path for new insights and disruptive differentiation.

Shift Happens: Big Data Causing a Fundamental Shift in C-Suite Strategies


Platfora, the Big Data Analytics platform built natively on Apache Hadoop and Apache Spark, announced a study by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) that explores, in detail, the beliefs, priorities and opinions on big data analytics by 395 C-level executives at Fortune 2000 companies.