Sign up for our newsletter and get the latest big data news and analysis.

AKUDA Labs Announces Availability of Bananas and Demonstrates Improvements in Data Stream Processing

AKUDA Labs announced the commercial availability of Bananas™, its real-time data stream processing system, and the results of a suite of benchmarking tests in which Bananas dramatically outperformed Spark Streaming.

Top 12 Explanations You’ll Hear in 2016 for Why Big Data Isn’t Paying Off

In this special guest feature David Fishman, Vice President of Marketing for Arcadia Data, puts a new and interesting twist on the hot topic of big data adoption.

Bright Computing Releases Version 7.2 of Bright Cluster Manager for Big Data

Bright Computing, the leading provider of hardware-agnostic cluster and cloud management software, announced the release of Version 7.2 of its industry-leading Bright Cluster Manager software solutions, including Bright Cluster Manager for HPC, Bright Cluster Manager for Big Data, and Bright OpenStack.

insideBIGDATA – Your Source for Machine Learning

In the past couple of years, we here at the insideBIGDATA brain trust have noticed a significant upward trend for all that is machine learning – technology, vendors, applications, tools, use cases, educational resources, and much more. Machine learning is a facilitator of both data science and big data. As a result, we’re excited to announce a new direction here at insideBIGDATA.

Why Data Quality is So Elusive

In this special guest feature Jake Freivald, Vice President of Corporate Marketing for Information Builders, asserts that having clean, error-free data helps drive growth and enhance critical business processes, but unfortunately this goal is hard to achieve without the proper data strategies.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 1/25/2016

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

Prism Insights Brings Retail Business Intelligence to Mobile Devices

Prism announced the launch of its newest mobile application, Insights, a tool for retailers to access real-time data about store performance, as well as visual access, which provides low-bandwidth imagery from store cameras, directly to users’ iOS and Android devices.

Birst Unveils New Capabilities for Networked BI Platform

Birst, a leader in Cloud BI and Analytics for the Enterprise, announced new capabilities for its Networked BI Platform, including Birst Mobile for Android, Collaboration, and End-User Data Preparation.

A Versioned Vision for Distributed and Cloud Databases

In this special guest feature Tarun Thakur of Datos IO, discusses the changing nature of storage and recovery in a distributed database world.

Five Data Analytics Predictions for 2016

It’s the time of year for resolutions and predictions. While I’m not going to bore you with my New Year’s resolutions, I would like to share some predictions for the data analytics market that I think you’ll enjoy.