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Ocient Emerges with NVMe-Powered Exascale Data Warehouse

There’s only about 1,000 organizations in the world with exascale data analytics problems currently, but Chris Gladwin, the CEO and co-founder of Ocient, knows who most of them are. In the coming months, the tech entre Read more…

Deepfakes, Digital Twins, and the Authentication Challenge

Deepfakes essentially are unauthorized digital twins created by malicious actors. The AI behind the two phenomena has gotten so good that the human eye can’t tell the difference between them. So how will we separate th Read more…

Meet Susan Gregurick, a Datanami Person to Watch for 2022

Data science is not only important for business and commerce at large--it's also critical to the physical health and well-being of our country. The COVID-19 pandemic showed that clearly. One of the federal officials invo Read more…

Can Streaming Graphs Clean Up the Data Pipeline Mess?

The previously separate worlds of graph databases and streaming data are coming together in an open source project called Quine. According to its creator, the Akka-based distributed framework is capable of returning Cyph Read more…

Big Data Career Notes: March 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…

News In Brief

Privacy Costs Rise as CCPA Requests Jump

A new study released this week by DataGrail shows that costs associated with CCPA compliance are rising quickly as more citizens exercise their rights to limit data collection by third parties. The volume of data subj Read more…

Big Data Career Notes: February 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…

Pavilion Preps for Growth with $45M Series D, New Leadership

Pavilion Data Systems announced a $45 million Series D funding round this week, bringing its total funding to $107 million. The round was led by Kleiner Perkins and Artiman Ventures.  Pavilion plans to use the new fu Read more…

Mathematica Helps Crack Zodiac Killer’s Code

Cryptographic researchers have finally cracked a 51-year-old code left by the Zodiac, a serial killer who terrorized Northern California in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Much of the work of cracking the code was done i Read more…

Big Growth Forecasted for Big Data

These are heady times to be in the big data business, with big growth predicted for the foreseeable future across several measures, including data generation and storage, market spending, and data analytics hiring. Fi Read more…

This Just In

DOE Announces $26M for Research on Next-Generation Data Management and Scientific Data Visualization

Apr 15, 2022 |

Washington, D.C. – April 14, 2022 — Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $26 million for research to advance scientific data management and visualization. Foundational research in data management will address challenges stemming from the increasingly massive data sets produced by scientific experiments and supercomputers. Read more…

GovCIO & Torch.AI Partner to Provide AI Data Broker Solution to DoD

Apr 1, 2022 |

WASHINGTONApril 1, 2022 — GovCIO, a leading provider of high-end technology and digital services to federal agencies, announced today that it has partnered with Torch.AI, the leader in artificial intelligence powered ultra-high speed data processing, to provide the U.S. Read more…

MarkLogic Wins DoD Contract to Accelerate AI Development

Mar 29, 2022 |

SAN CARLOS, Calif., March 29, 2022 — MarkLogic Corporation, a leader in complex data integration and portfolio company of Vector Capital, today announced that it has won part of the new $240 million Department of Defense (DoD) Joint Artificial Intelligence Center’s (JAIC) Data Readiness AI Development contract. Read more…

DataRobot Selected by DoD to Power Government’s AI Initiatives

Feb 11, 2022 |

BOSTON, Feb. 11, 2022 — AI Cloud leader DataRobot has announced its selection as an AI partner under a five-year $249 million-ceiling Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) awarded by the U.S. Read more…

Scale AI Selected by DoD to Accelerate Government’s AI Capabilities

Jan 31, 2022 |

WASHINGTON, Jan. 31, 2022 — Scale AI, the data infrastructure for AI, today announced its selection as a government-wide AI partner under a $249 million-ceiling Blanket Purchase Agreement issued by the Department of Defense (DoD) Joint Artificial Intelligence Center (JAIC). Read more…

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