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Impetus Technologies Announces StreamAnalytix 2.0 Featuring Support for Apache Spark

Impetus Technologies announced StreamAnalytix™ 2.0, featuring support for Apache Spark Streaming, in addition to the current support for Apache Storm. The platform will provide enterprises with the advantages of the industry’s first open-source based, enterprise-grade, multi-engine platform for rapid and easy development of real-time streaming analytics applications.

Book Review: R for Everyone – Advanced Analytics and Graphics

I’m frequently asked about educational resources for those making their entry into the data science and machine learning professions. There are plenty of good advanced books such as theoretical masterpieces. The book “R for Everyone: Advanced Analytics and Graphics” authored by Jared P. Lander covers the intermediate ground very well.

TARGIT Makes Big Data Analytics More Approachable with New Data Discovery Module Version

TARGIT, the company behind the market-leading business intelligence (BI) and analytics platform, TARGIT Decision Suite, pushed out a new initiative that enables companies to adopt a complete bimodal strategy into their standard BI operations.

What has Kaggle Learned from 2 Million Machine Learning Models?

I was excited to attend a very compelling Meetup featuring Anthony Goldbloom, co-founder and CEO of Kaggle who talked about the genesis of his company and what they’ve learned along the way – “What has Kaggle Learned from 2 Million Machine Learning Model?” It was fascinating!

IBM Launches Cloud Data and Analytics Marketplace for Developers

IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced a broad expansion of its Cloud Data Services portfolio with more than 25 services now available on the IBM Cloud. They are designed to help developers build, deploy and manage web and mobile applications and enable data scientists to discover hidden trends using data and analytics in the cloud.

Talend Releases Free, Easy-to-Use Desktop App for Quickly Preparing Data for Analysis

Talend, a global leader in big data integration software, today introduced Talend Data Preparation, a self-service application that enables business users to simplify and expedite the often laborious and time consuming process of data wrangling or the data manipulation and analysis tasks that are often performed using spreadsheets.

Analytics Plus the Internet of Things Add up to Grid Reliability

SAS and OSIsoft are showcasing how predictive analytics from SAS and infrastructure-management software from OSIsoft can transform asset data from IoT connected devices into an optimized grid with the Salt River Project powered by SAS.

OpsClarity Introduces Monitoring for Data-First Applications

OpsClarity, the intelligent web-scale applications monitoring company, announced that its Intelligent Monitoring solution now provides monitoring for the growing and popular suite of open source data processing frameworks.

Super Bowl 50 Gets PUMPED on Big Data

In the contributed article below, Isabelle Nuage, Director of Product Marketing at Talend highlights how big data will impact the super bowl.

New Release of Couchbase Mobile Announced

Couchbase announced general availability of Couchbase Mobile 1.2, a new release that makes it easier for enterprises and developers to build always available mobile applications.