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Transformative Solutions for Accelerating AI, Analytics and Deep Learning at NVIDIA #GTC19

One pivotal message received by attendees of this week’s NVIDIA GPU Technology Conference (GTC) in Silicon Valley is the importance of game-changing storage solutions and applications that empower users to accomplish their most challenging AI objectives.

AI-at-Scale Storage Solutions Advance Forward at GTC

Many organizations taking advantage of newly available AI technologies are seeking solutions for AI-at-scale, built to address the manageability challenges and productivity barriers by delivering a seamless and flexible end-to-end AI pipeline solution. Crowds at this week’s GTC conference hosted by NVIDIA saw new announcements that moved to satisfy these needs. For example, take Pure Storage’s new offerings: Hyperscale AIRI and FlashStack for AI.

How to Plan and Launch Your Modern Data Catalog

Implementing a data catalog helps every member of your data community discover and use the best data and analytics resources for their projects, achieve faster results, and make better decisions. They illuminate tribal knowledge and spur collaboration, both of which are key elements of collective data empowerment. Are you ready to plan and launch your modern data catalog? Data.world says, let’s get started.

How to Get to the Data-Enabled Data Center

Despite their many promising benefits, advancements in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Deep Learning (DL) are creating some of the most challenging workloads in modern computing history and put significant strain on the underlying I/O, storage, compute and network. An AI-enabled data center must be able to concurrently and efficiently service the entire spectrum of activities involved in the AI and DL process, including data ingest, training and inference.

insideBIGDATA 2019 Annual Executive Round Up

Our annual insideBIGDATA Executive Round Up showcases the insights of thought leaders on the state of the big data industry, and where it is headed. In our annual 2019 round up, we examine five topics: the importance of AI explainability in 2019, what industries are making the best competitive use of AI in 2019, how enterprises are seeking to improve technological infrastructure and cloud hosting processes for supporting AI, how AI-optimized hardware solves important compute and storage requirements, and how AI plays important roles at 3 leading companies.

AI Plays Important Roles at 3 Leading Companies

Today we conclude the insideBIGDATA Executive Round Up, our annual feature showcasing the insights of thought leaders on the state of the big data industry, and where it is headed. In today’s discussion, our panel of experienced big data executives – Ayush Parashar, Co-founder and Vice President of Engineering for Unifi Software, Robert Lee, Vice President & Chief Architect, Pure Storage, Inc., and Oliver Schabenberger, COO & CTO at SAS – discusses the most important role AI plays for their company’s mission statement, and how that role will be cultivated in 2019?

How AI-optimized Hardware Solves Important Compute and Storage Requirements

Today we continue the insideBIGDATA Executive Round Up, our annual feature showcasing the insights of thought leaders on the state of the big data industry, and where it is headed. In today’s discussion, our panel of experienced big data executives – Ayush Parashar, Co-founder and Vice President of Engineering for Unifi Software, Robert Lee, Vice President & Chief Architect, Pure Storage, Inc., and Oliver Schabenberger, COO & CTO at SAS – discusses how AI-optimized hardware solves important compute and storage requirements in support of AI, machine learning, and deep learning.

Enterprises Seek to Improve Technological Infrastructure and Cloud Hosting Processes for Supporting AI

Today we continue the insideBIGDATA Executive Round Up, our annual feature showcasing the insights of thought leaders on the state of the big data industry, and where it is headed. In today’s discussion, our panel of experienced big data executives – Ayush Parashar, Co-founder and Vice President of Engineering for Unifi Software, Robert Lee, Vice President & Chief Architect, Pure Storage, Inc., and Oliver Schabenberger, COO & CTO at SAS – discusses enterprises seeking to improve their technological infrastructure and cloud hosting processes for supporting their AI, machine learning, and deep learning efforts.

5 Reasons Why You Still Need to Backup Your SaaS Data

In this special guest feature, Madhan Kanagavel, CEO of FileCloud, discusses the question: should a discerning company with its eye vigilantly on the bottom line employ backup when it’s already invested in the safety net of SaaS? The short answer, and one every CEO needs to hear, is a resounding yes.

Executive Spotlight: Robert Lee, Vice President & Chief Architect for Pure Storage

The insideBIGDATA 2019 Executive Round Up features insights from industry executives with lengthy experience in the big data industry. Here’s a look at the insights from Robert Lee, Vice President & Chief Architect for Pure Storage. Robert is focused on product architecture where he specifically looks at new innovation areas for Pure. Robert joined Pure in 2013 as part of the FlashBlade founding team and led the software architecture and development for the product.