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Demand for Software-Defined Storage Is Up: Survey

Demand for Software-Defined Storage Is Up: Survey

April 23, 2014

Software-defined storage (SDS) is helping to simplify management of disparate storage devices while enabling IT administrators to "future-proof" enterprise networks, according to annual survey of the SDS market.Read more...

As CIOs Embrace Big Data, Cloud Will Soar

As CIOs Embrace Big Data, Cloud Will Soar

April 23, 2014

The corporate embrace of cloud computing is one of the key drivers of big data analytics, boosting revenues over the last several years for leading cloud service providers.Read more...

Data Analytics Used to Spot Certification Test Cheaters

Data Analytics Used to Spot Certification Test Cheaters

April 21, 2014

There has been much media coverage lately about standardized testing in American schools as well as fundamental changes to college entrance exams. But employers also have issues preventing cheating on professional certification and licensing exams.Read more...

Startup Launches Legislative Prediction Engine

Startup Launches Legislative Prediction Engine

April 21, 2014

A Washington, D.C., startup is touting an analytics platform that sifts through state and federal legislative data to predict whether proposed bills will actually become law.Read more...

Feds Look to Big Data to Combat Smuggling

Feds Look to Big Data to Combat Smuggling

April 18, 2014

Law enforcement is emerging as one of the latest big data applications. The latest example is detecting drug kingpins who generate huge amounts of "bulk cash," the huge stacks of currency notes accumulated by criminal syndicates peddling narcotics. Street transactions generated huge amounts of cash in a variety of denominations that drug lords must find ways to illegally launder.Read more...

Employers Paying a Premium for Big Data Skills

Employers Paying a Premium for Big Data Skills

April 17, 2014

U.S. tech salaries rose nearly 3 percent in 2013 to an average of $87,811, up from $86,619 the previous year, according to salary survey. Big data skills attracted some of the biggest salaries.Read more...

Big-Data Backlash: Medical Database Raises Privacy Concerns

Big-Data Backlash: Medical Database Raises Privacy Concerns

April 17, 2014

A controversial big data initiative designed to create a huge U.S. database of medical records intended to help patients and their doctors make better health care decisions is raising privacy and other ethical concerns.Read more...

Twitter Looks to Leverage Social Data with Gnip Deal

Twitter Looks to Leverage Social Data with Gnip Deal

April 16, 2014

Social media behemoth Twitter said it is acquiring long-time data partner Gnip in a move designed to leverage aggregated Twitter data to pinpoint consumer trends and link with customers.Read more...

Data 'Exhaust' Leads to Ambient Intelligence, Microsoft CEO Says

Data 'Exhaust' Leads to Ambient Intelligence, Microsoft CEO Says

April 15, 2014

Microsoft aims to help customers take the "data exhaust" that flows from ubiquitous computing and turn it into ambient intelligence, Microsoft's new CEO Satya Nadella said today in a webcast on the company's big data strategy.Read more...

Insurers Begin to Embrace Big Data

Insurers Begin to Embrace Big Data

April 15, 2014

Insurers and other managers of risk are increasingly relying on big data techniques to get a handle on internal customer data and trends as well as third-party data that can be leveraged to guide business strategies and investments.Read more...

 

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