Challenge to be first in a series to crowdsource Alzheimer’s data for new disease insights .
The IP & Science Business of Thomson Reuters has announced a strategic initiative with NuMedii. The companies will leverage high-quality data, knowledge and predictive technologies to identify therapeutic candidates with the greatest probability for clinical success.
In this special guest feature, Ian Lumb of Bright Computing examines the incredible ascent of the Apache Spark distributed computing platform and provides what he sees as the top 8 reasons why Spark is so hot right now. Ian Lumb’s role is Product Marketing Manager at Bright Computing with focus on Bright Cluster Manager for Apache Hadoop. By the final quarter of 2014, the verdict was in: Interest in “Apache Spark” surpassed “Apache Hadoop”. [Read More…]