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The Drive for Big Data in the Cloud

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In this special guest feature, Alan Clark of OpenStack describes how the OpenStack open source IaaS provides a solution for big data in the cloud and how it can offer an attractive Hadoop deployment strategy.

Accenture Simplifies Analytics for Businesses with Cloud-Based Insights Platform

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Accenture (NYSE:ACN) is launching the Accenture Insights Platform, a cloud-based, end-to-end analytics solution designed to simplify analytics and deliver real-time, actionable insights to businesses for a competitive advantage.

Take Business to Cloud Nine with a Successful Data Migration

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In this special guest feature, Ian Masters of Vision Solutions provides a list of best practices for companies migrating their data assets to the cloud.

RedPoint Data Management and Campaign Management Products Now in the Cloud

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Data-driven marketers can now use the cloud to deploy two highly-rated digital marketing products. RedPoint Global Inc., a leading provider of data management and customer engagement software, made RedPoint Data Management™ and RedPoint Interaction™ available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace.

Nearly a Third of BI Professionals Spend 50-90% of Time Cleaning Raw Data for Analytics

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Xplenty, the big data integration platform that makes it easy to process more data more quickly, announced the results of a new commissioned study aimed at understanding the challenges business intelligence professionals face in preparing raw data for analytics.

Leading Computational Scientist Peter Coveney Keynotes at ISC Cloud & Big Data

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ISC Events, the organizer of the inaugural ISC Cloud & Big Data conference is pleased to announce Professor Peter V. Coveney of University College London (UCL) as the conference keynoter. Prof Coveney will be talking about the current state-of-the-art in the development of personalized medicine.

Snowflake Redefines the Data Warehouse for the Cloud Era

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Snowflake Computing, the cloud data warehousing company, announced the general availability of the Snowflake Elastic Data WarehouseTM, the a data warehouse built from the ground up for the cloud.

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.

Databricks Announces General Availability of Its Cloud Platform

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Databricks, the company behind Apache Spark, today announced the general availability of its cloud-hosted data platform (formerly known as Databricks Cloud).

Salesforce Wave for Big Data Announced

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Salesforce [NYSE: CRM], the Customer Success Platform and leading CRM company, announced Salesforce Wave for Big Data—enabling business users to unlock value from big data and gain entirely new customer insights with the Salesforce Analytics Cloud.