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Starfish Helps Tame the Wild West of Massive Unstructured Data

“What data do you have? And can I access it?” Those may seem like simple questions for any data-driven enterprise. But when you have billions of files spread across petabytes of storage on a parallel file system, the Read more…

Virtualitics Helps Oncologists Answer Tough Flu Question

Do flu outbreaks correspond with a greater chance of dying for lung cancer patients? It may seem like a straightforward question at first, but once you dig into it, you realize it’s not so easy to answer. But thanks to Read more…

KNIME Works to Lower Barriers to Big Data Analytics

Big data analytics can be complicated--there’s just no way around that simple fact. But it shouldn’t be more complicated than it needs to be. With recent updates to its data analytics offerings--including a revamped Read more…

AWS Teases 65 Exaflop ‘Ultra-Cluster’ with Nvidia, Launches New Chips

AWS yesterday unveiled new EC2 instances geared toward tackling some of the fastest growing workloads, including AI training and big data analytics. During his re:Invent keynote, CEO Adam Selipsky also welcomed Nvidia fo Read more…

Oxford Researchers Use AI To Detect Antibiotic Resistance Faster Than Gold-Standard Testing

There is a lot of excitement about the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) in medicine. One of the most pressing health concerns around the globe is the rise in antibiotic resistance. Antibiotics are losing their e Read more…

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Databricks Sees Compound Systems as Cure to AI Ailments

Databricks today unveiled a series of enhancements to its Mosaic AI stack that is aimed at addressing some of the challenges that customers face building GenAI systems, including accuracy, toxicity, latency, and cost. At Read more…

Altair Bolsters Analytics Offering with Cambridge Semantics Buy

Altair Engineering will soon fortify its end-to-end data science offering with the acquisition of Cambridge Semantics and its semantic graph database. Terms of the deal, which was announced yesterday, were not disclosed. Read more…

Spectra Logic Ups the Ante in Tape Storage

Spectra Logic has been busy. Last week, the data storage company unveiled Spectra LumOS library management software and expanded its enterprise tape storage solutions with two new additions: the TFinity Plus enterpris Read more…

Nvidia Introduces New Blackwell GPU for Trillion-Parameter AI Models

Nvidia’s latest and fastest GPU, code-named Blackwell, is here and will underpin the company’s AI plans this year. The chip offers performance improvements from its predecessors, including the red-hot H100 and A100 Read more…

HPE Cranks the Density on GreenLake NAS

Hewlett Packard Enterprise today unveiled an update of its GreenLake for File Storage offering that features a 4x increase in total capacity and up to 2x boost in system performance per rack unit. Depending on their situ Read more…

This Just In

Hammerspace Advances GPU Data Orchestration Capabilities to Accelerate Access to S3 Data

Jun 12, 2024 |

SAN MATEO, Calif. – June 12, 2024 – Hammerspace, the company orchestrating the next data cycle, today announced the addition of the S3 interface to its Global Data Platform, advancing the orchestration of existing data sets to available compute resources.  Read more…

Domino Showcases Advanced AI Solutions for Biopharma at RevX: Life Sciences Edition

May 28, 2024 |

SAN FRANCISCO, May 28, 2024 — Domino Data Lab, provider of the leading Enterprise AI platform trusted by the largest AI-driven companies, today announced the launch of a new Statistical Computing Environment (SCE) Coalition to overcome clinical research silos and accelerate approval of new lifesaving therapies, and introduced new platform capabilities for life sciences customers. Read more…

University of Kansas Establishes $11M Biomedical Center to Advance Women’s Health Using Big Data

May 28, 2024 |

LAWRENCE, Kan., May 28, 2024 — A new $11.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health will establish a multidisciplinary biomedical center at the University of Kansas (KU) to research big data’s potential to improve women’s health. Read more…

Databricks and TetraScience Partner to Unlock AI-Driven Innovations in Life Sciences

May 20, 2024 |

BOSTON and SAN FRANCISCO, May 20, 2024 — TetraScience and Databricks today announced a strategic partnership dedicated to helping life sciences organizations harness Scientific AI to bring more effective and safer therapies to market faster and less expensively. Read more…

CERN’s Edge AI Data Analysis Techniques Used to Detect Marine Plastic Pollution

Apr 23, 2024 |

April 23, 2024 — Earth Observation (EO) and particle physics research have more in common than you might think. In both environments, whether capturing fleeting particle collisions or detecting transient traces of ocean plastics, rapid and accurate data analysis is paramount. Read more…

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