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“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 4/23/2018

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 people movements, funding news, financial results, industry alignments, rumors and general scuttlebutt floating around the big data, data science and machine learning industries including behind-the-scenes anecdotes and curious buzz.

New Tech Trends Survey: AI/ML Top List of Priorities for IT Pros

SADA Systems, a leader in providing business and technology consulting services, announces the results of a survey of IT professionals and their opinions on some of the most talked-about technologies so far in 2018. The survey, which was completed by 500 IT professionals including nearly 100 top IT executives, focused on six technology categories – artificial intelligence/machine learning, augmented reality, blockchain, edge computing, the internet of things (IoT), and virtual reality.

How We Implemented (and Secured) a Big Data Microservices Infrastructure

In this contributed article, Tobias Gurtzick, Security Architect, and Dr. Sayf Al-Sefou, CTO at Arvato Infoscore, discuss the pretty lofty big data challenge stemming from their company’s monolothic architecture, and how they got through it (with particularly data sensitivity being in the financial services space and thus subject to tighter regulations).

TOP 10 insideBIGDATA Articles for March 2018

In this continuing regular feature, we give all our valued readers a monthly heads-up for the top 10 most viewed articles appearing on insideBIGDATA. Over the past several months, we’ve heard from many of our followers that this feature will enable them to catch up with important news and features flowing across our many channels. We’re happy to oblige! We understand that busy big data professionals can’t check the site everyday.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 4/3/2018

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 people movements, funding news, financial results, industry alignments, rumors and general scuttlebutt floating around the big data, data science and machine learning industries including behind-the-scenes anecdotes and curious buzz.

The insideBIGDATA IMPACT 50 List for Q2 2018

The team here at insideBIGDATA is deeply entrenched in the big data ecosystem of companies from around the globe. We’re in close contact with a great many of the firms making waves in the technology areas of big data, data science, machine learning, AI and deep learning. Our in-box is filled each day with new announcements, commentaries, and insights about what’s driving the success of our industry so we’re in a unique position for publish our quarterly IMPACT 50 List of the most important movers and shakers in our industry. These companies have proven their relevance by they way they’re impacting the enterprise through leading edge products and services. We’re happy to publish this evolving list of the industry’s most impactful companies!

DDN and SQream Partner to Deliver Fast Big Data Analytics and Enterprise BI Acceleration at Massive Scale

DataDirect Networks (DDN®) today announced its strategic partnership with SQream to deliver real-time Big Data analytics solutions and significantly accelerate business decision making. The combination of DDN’s SFA and IME NVMe SSD storage platforms with SQream DB’s GPU-based Big Data SQL database (SQream DB) enables enterprises to effortlessly ingest, compress, store and analyze massive amounts of data.

Is Privacy Going to Be An Issue After the Big Data Revolution?

In this contributed article, tech writer Linda Gimmeson discusss the effects of the big data revolution on our privacy and that of business organizations. Individuals who are willing to sacrifice their privacy have had significant benefits from the big data revolution.

The Big Data Revolution: How Data Can Solve Commercial and Public Health Problems

In this contributed article, freelance human Avery Phillips discusses how big data is the key to solving many problems in both the marketplace and in public health. While consumers may not be aware of it, big data guides most decisions today. She looks at some examples of how leaders of organizations across the globe are leveraging big data to make an impact in their respective sectors.

How the SP Theory of Intelligence May Help Solve Nine Problems with Big Data

In this contributed article, Dr. Gerry Wolff reviews the time he’s spent on developing a theory of intelligence, expressed in a computer model, which is designed to simplify and integrate ideas across AI and related fields. The result is a system that demonstrates versatility in aspects of intelligence and versatility in the representation of diverse forms of knowledge.