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ParallelM Aims to Close the Gap in ML Operationalization

Feb 21, 2018 |

A startup named ParallelM today unveiled new software aimed at alleviating data scientists from the burden of manually deploying, monitoring, and managing machine learning pipelines in production.

Dubbed MLOps, ParallelM‘s software helps to automate many of the operational tasks required to turn a machine learning model from a promising piece of code running nn Spark, Flink, TensorFlow, or PyTorch processing engines into a secure, governed, and production-ready machine learning system. Read more…

Why Getting the Metrics Right Is So Important in Machine Learning

Feb 20, 2018 |

Armed with big data analytics, businesses now have the power to detect and act in very precise ways. But if a business is measuring the wrong piece of data — Read more…

Developers Will Adopt Sophisticated AI Model Training Tools in 2018

Jan 3, 2018 |

Training is the make-or-break task in every development project that involves artificial intelligence (AI). Determining an AI application’s fitness for its intended use involves training it with data from the solution domain into which it will be deployed. Read more…

10 Key Big Data Trends That Drove 2017

Dec 13, 2017 |

2017 has come and (almost) gone. It was a memorable year, to be sure, with plenty of drama and unexpected happenings in terms of the technology, the players, and the application of big data and data science. Read more…

90 Million Swings Later – Cracking the Secret of the Perfect Golf Swing

Dec 4, 2017 |

Golf is a notoriously difficult sport, despite how easy the guys on the PGA Tour make it look every weekend. But thanks to the power of big data and advanced analytics, amateurs have powerful new tools to emulate their swings and improve their handicaps along the way. Read more…

News In Brief

Who (or What) Do You Trust? Data Survey Asks

Feb 8, 2018 |

The combination of high-profile data breaches and the rise of machines involved in decision-making is undermining trust in big data and the analytics behind business decisions, warns a new study of the “evolving nature of trust in the digital world.” Read more…

Data Grid Embraces Emerging ‘Go’ Language

Jan 30, 2018 |

Google’s Go language, or Golang, continues to gain traction for distributed cloud computing deployments. Launched in 2009, proponents assert it has emerged as a preferred programming language for developers deploying cloud infrastructure. Read more…

IoT Platforms Emerge For Insurers

Jan 24, 2018 |

The insurance industry is accelerating deployment of Internet of Things platforms as a way of connecting with insured assets ranging from vehicles, property and even individual policyholders.

In an IoT case study, a telematics vendor worked with Cloudera and other data platform vendors over the last two years to develop a secure next-generation platform that captures data generated by IoT sensors. Read more…

AI Investment Up, ROI Remains Iffy

Jan 18, 2018 |

Real-world applications for artificial intelligence are emerging in areas such as boosting the productivity of dispersed workforces. However, early adopters are still struggling to determine the return on initial AI investments, according to a pair of new vendor reports. Read more…

Adobe Adds Hadoop Link to Marketing Platform

Jan 17, 2018 |

Adobe Systems is expanding access to consumer and other external data on its Campaign platform with a connector to Hadoop.

The Hadoop connector to Adobe Campaign, the company’s digital marketing platform, expands access to big data that was ramped up with the release of connectors to Amazon Redshift (NASDAQ: Read more…

This Just In

SAS Expands Relationship with Belfius

Feb 5, 2018 |

CARY, N.C.Feb. 5, 2018 — After decades of collaboration, Belfius has expanded its relationship with SAS to build and execute its digital strategy.

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Splice Machine Secures Additional Funding To Launch New Online Predictive Processing Platform

Dec 21, 2017 |

SAN FRANCISCODec. 21, 2017 — Splice Machine has announced the launch of its Online Predictive Processing Platform (OLPP) for powering the new generation of predictive applications. Read more…

Tangent Works Uses Julia to Win IEEE Global Energy Forecasting Competition 2017

Nov 21, 2017 |

PISCATAWAY, N.J., Nov. 21, 2017 — Tangent Works used Julia to win the IEEE Global Energy Forecasting Competition 2017 (GEFCom2017).

Tangent Works is a European machine learning company that conducts real time energy forecasting. Read more…

Interana CTO and Founder Joins Computer History Museum Board of Trustees

Oct 4, 2017 |

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 4, 2017 — Interana, the leader in interactive behavioral analytics, today announced CTO and co-founder Bobby Johnson has joined the Board of Trustees of the Computer History Museum (CHM), the world’s leading institution exploring the history of computing and its ongoing impact on society. Read more…

MapR Advances MapR-DB for Rich Data-Intensive Applications and In-Place Analytics

Sep 26, 2017 |

NEW YORK, Sept. 26, 2017 — MapR Technologies, Inc., a leader in delivering one platform for all types of data across every cloud, today at the Strata Data Conference announced breakthrough database innovations for rich data-intensive applications. Read more…