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Starburst Announces New Data Product Functionality

Starburst has announced enhanced functionality for its Data Products software with new cross-cloud analytics capabilities for Starburst Enterprise customers. The new capabilities are supported by Starburst Stargate, a Read more…

Talend Data Health Barometer Reveals Trouble in Reaching Full Data Potential

Talend has released results from its second annual Data Health Barometer global survey that found 97% of respondents are facing challenges in using data to its full potential. Talend says a company’s overall data he Read more…

Social Listening: The Sweet Spot of Food and Beverage Online Tracking

Remember the days when consumers registered their product thoughts and comments to the manufacturer by dialing an 800 toll-free number? The process was often a frustrating experience that included long hold times and spe Read more…

A DECADE OF DATANAMI: 2011-2021

Check out our special Decade of Datanami series, which chronicled the major advances in the fields of big data from 2011 to 2021. From the rise of Apache Spark to the rapid expansion of the cloud, Datanami has been there Read more…

MIT and Databricks Report Finds Data Management Key to Scaling AI

A new report from MIT Technology Review, in association with Databricks, found that 72% of C-level respondents believe data mismanagement will jeopardize future AI success. The report, “CIO vision 2025: Bridging the Read more…

Apache Druid Shapeshifts with New Query Engine

Apache Druid is known for its capability to deliver sub-second responses to queries against petabytes of fast-moving data arriving via Kafka or Kinesis. With the latest milestone of Project Shapeshift, the real-time anal Read more…

Do We Need to Redefine Ethics for AI?

Artificial Intelligence has two apparent goals that, for now, aren’t mutually exclusive, but only one of them benefits humans long term. Those goals are to either enhance people’s work or to replace people. Recently Read more…

HPC + AI Wall Street to Feature ‘Spooky’ Science for Financial Services

Albert Einstein famously described quantum mechanics as “spooky action at a distance” due to the non-intuitive nature of superposition and quantum entangled particles. It’s a good thing you don’t need to grasp th Read more…

Security Concerns Causing Pullback in Open Source Data Science, Anaconda Warns

More than 40% of organizations surveyed by Anaconda say they’re pulling back on their use of open source data science tools due to security concerns, with potential vulnerabilities such as Log4j the number one driver, Read more…

NebulaGraph Completes Series A to Scale Its Distributed Graph Database

NebulaGraph, an open source database created by Hangzhou, China-based company Vesoft, announced it has raised an undisclosed amount totaling tens of millions of dollars in a Series A funding round. The company touts i Read more…

IDC: Worldwide AI Spending Grew Over 20% in 2021, will Reach $450B in 2022

A new report from IDC predicts the global market value of artificial intelligence solutions will reach close to $450 billion in 2022 and will continue to grow over the next five years. According to IDC’s Worldwide S Read more…

Big Data Career Notes: September 2022 Edition

In this monthly feature, we’ll keep you up-to-date on the latest career developments for individuals in the big data community. Whether it’s a promotion, new company hire, or even an accolade, we’ve got the details Read more…

What Is An Analytics Engineer and When Do You Need One?

A new persona is starting to make the rounds in the big data field. It’s called an analytics engineer, and depending on your data workflow and the size of your team, it could help you speed up your advanced analytics e Read more…

MLOps Startup Diveplane Raises $25M Series A

Diveplane, an MLOps startup based in Raleigh, N.C., has announced it raised $25 million in Series A funding. The company produces a suite of enterprise AI products that it says are designed around the principles of pr Read more…

Dataddo Launches Free Data Integration Plan with No Extraction Limits

Dataddo, the vendor of a no-code data integration platform, has announced the launch of a free plan with no extraction limits. The company says this plan is meant to lower certain barriers within organizations that ca Read more…

Algolia Acquires Search.io to Enable Users to ‘Search As They Think’

Data search platform Algolia announced it has acquired San Francisco-based neural search startup Search.io. Algolia is known for its keyword-based search and discovery platform that processes trillions of queries from Read more…

Five Common AI/ML Project Mistakes

Companies of all sizes and across all verticals continue to embrace artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) for myriad reasons. They’re eager to leverage AI for big data analytics to identify business tr Read more…

LinkedIn Donates Feature Store to Linux Foundation

LinkedIn today announced that its open source feature store, dubbed Feathr, is joining LF AI & Data, the Linux Foundation’s umbrella foundation for big data and AI projects. Feathr was originally developed at Li Read more…

How Providence Overcame Security Obstacles to Unlock Medical Data in the Cloud

Healthcare is one of the most data-rich industries, but thanks to strict privacy and security laws, data scientists haven’t been able to do much with it. But now, thanks to the confluence of a strong security setup in Read more…

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