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FocusMotion Releases Creator, Automated Human Movement Machine Learning Tool for Developers

FocusMotion, a motion recognition algorithm company dedicated to improving health through tracking and translating human movement, today announced Creator, the first machine learning tool that allows developers to teach the FocusMotion algorithm new movements.

How Open Source is Driving New Innovations in Data Analytics

In the contributed feature below, Chris Volinsky, Assistant Vice President of Big Data Research at AT&T Labs talks about how open source is driving new innovations in data analytics.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 2/8/2016

Above the Trend Line: machine learning industry rumor central, is a new recurring feature of insideBIGDATA. In this column, we 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.

Global Hadoop Market is Expected to Reach $84.6 Billion by 2021 – Allied Market Research

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research titled, “World Hadoop Market – Opportunities and Forecasts 2014–2021,” the global Hadoop market is expected to garner revenue of $84.6 billion by 2021, registering a CAGR of 63.4% during 2016 to 2021.

Key Challenges for Commercial Text Miners

In biomedical research and development, researchers use text mining tools to extract and interpret facts, assertions, and relationships from vast amounts of published information. Mining accelerates the research process, increases discovery of novel findings, and helps companies identify potential safety issues in the drug development process. However, despite the many benefits of text mining, researchers face a number of obstacles before they even get a chance to run queries against the body of biomedical literature.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 2/1/2016

Above the Trend Line: machine learning industry rumor central, is a new recurring feature of insideBIGDATA. In this column, we 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.

Interview: Sean Suchter, CEO and Co-founder of Pepperdata

In observance of Hadoop’s 10 year anniversary, I recently caught up with Sean Suchter, CEO and cofounder of Pepperdata, to reflect back on the past decade of Hadoop as well as take a look to the future.

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.

“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.

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.