The Future of Computing: Harnessing Molecules for Sustainable Data Management

In this contributed article, Erfane Arwani, founder and CEO of Biomemory, discusses how molecular computing (using molecules rather than traditional silicon chips for computational tasks) could be a critical component in revolutionizing data storage, despite the exponential growth of AI.

Post-Postgres: What’s Driving a Great Migration from the Iconic Database

In this contributed article, Tanya Bragin, product lead at ClickHouse, offers a thesis premised on an industry-wide shift from OLTP databases like Postgres for everything and into OLTP for certain functions and OLAP for others.

Optimizing Performance and Cost Savings for Elastic on Pure Storage

[SPONSORED POST] Organizations can now confidently embrace Elastic, enhance their hot tier storage, and seamlessly manage historical data with cost-efficient capacity-optimized storage. Pure Storage not only meets the demands of the modern data landscape but also empowers organizations to simplify their Elastic architecture, reflecting the industry trend towards a more streamlined and efficient approach.

Big Data Industry Predictions for 2024

Welcome to insideBIGDATA’s annual technology predictions round-up! The big data industry has significant inertia moving into 2024. In order to give our valued readers a pulse on important new trends leading into next year, we here at insideBIGDATA heard from all our friends across the vendor ecosystem to get their insights, reflections and predictions for what may be coming. We were very encouraged to hear such exciting perspectives.

Why We Need Data Mesh Architecture To Cope With Exponential Data Growth

In this contributed article, Ravi Narayanan, VP and Global Practice Leader for Data & Analytics, and Partnerships at Nisum, believes that in a world where data is expanding at a constant pace, knowing how to structure it is crucial. Leveraging data mesh, companies can empower departments with streamlined processes, visibility of their metrics, and data ownership.

To Make the Splunk Acquisition Successful, a New Approach to Storage is Needed

In this contributed article, Marty Kagan, CEO and co-founder of Hydrolix, discusses what other companies in the cloud database platform industry think about the Cisco acquisition of Splunk and what it means to companies in the database platform and observability space.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 12/20/2023

Above the Trend Line: your industry rumor central is a recurring feature of insideBIGDATA. In this column, we present a variety of short time-critical news items grouped by category such as M&A activity, people movements, funding news, financial results, industry alignments, customer wins, rumors and general scuttlebutt floating around the big data, data science and machine learning industries including behind-the-scenes anecdotes and curious buzz.

Heard on the Street – 12/4/2023

Welcome to insideBIGDATA’s “Heard on the Street” round-up column! In this regular feature, we highlight thought-leadership commentaries from members of the big data ecosystem. Each edition covers the trends of the day with compelling perspectives that can provide important insights to give you a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 11/14/2023

Above the Trend Line: your industry rumor central is a recurring feature of insideBIGDATA. In this column, we present a variety of short time-critical news items grouped by category such as M&A activity, people movements, funding news, financial results, industry alignments, customer wins, rumors and general scuttlebutt floating around the big data, data science and machine learning industries including behind-the-scenes anecdotes and curious buzz.

Achieving Faster Time To Insights with Modern Data Pipelines

In this sponsored post, Devika Garg, PhD, Senior Solutions Marketing Manager for Analytics at Pure Storage, believes that in the current era of data-driven transformation, IT leaders must embrace complexity by simplifying their analytics and data footprint. Data pipelines allow IT leaders to optimize data and maximize value for faster analytic insights. When paired with the right storage solution, IT leaders can modernize their pipelines and consolidate data into a central and accessible layer – breaking through silos and delivering the real-time insights that drive true business advantage. Modern data analytics fuel digital-first organizations to unlock faster insights – is your infrastructure keeping pace?