In the Era of Cloud and AI, Hard Drives are More Critical than Ever Before 

In this contributed article, Jason Feist, Seagate’s Senior Vice President of Products and Markets, believes that amidst the data center boom and growth of AI, data storage is more important than ever, and it’s high time we revisit the HDD vs. SSD debate. While flash offers latency advantages and prices dropped temporarily, SSDs haven’t – and
never will – replace HDDs,

Matillion Democratizes GenAI with No-Code Cortex Components on Snowflake AI Data Cloud

Modern data pipeline platform provider Matillion today announced at Snowflake Data Cloud Summit 2024 that it is bringing no-code Generative AI (GenAI) to Snowflake users with new GenAI capabilities and integrations with Snowflake Cortex AI, Snowflake ML Functions, and support for Snowpark Container Services.

Heard on the Street – 6/3/2024

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Nutanix Accelerates Enterprise Adoption of Generative AI

Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in hybrid multicloud computing, announced new functionality for Nutanix GPT-in-a-Box, including integrations with NVIDIA NIM inference microservices and Hugging Face Large Language Models (LLMs) library

Heard on the Street – 5/9/2024

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Heard on the Street – 4/25/2024

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Heard on the Street – 4/18/2024

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Why Accelerating Data Engineering Across Public Clouds and Private Data Centers is a Game Changer

In this contributed article, Rob Gibbon, Product Manager at Canonical, suggests that data engineers typically know what they need to get done. The problem is that their environment doesn’t always make it easy. If you’re working on premise, it can be hard to get data-intensive solutions off the ground quickly. However, cloud solutions come with lock-in and unpredictable pricing. The game-changer in this scenario is a hybrid solution that will allow you to accelerate data engineering.

Heard on the Street – 4/11/2024

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Cloud Migration Alone Won’t Solve Data Quality. Here’s Why CDOs Need a More Holistic Approach

In this contributed article, Emmet Townsend, VP of Engineering at Inrupt, discusses how cloud migration is just one step to achieving comprehensive data quality programs, not the entire strategy.