Tag: dell

Inside Dell EMC’s New Soup-to-Nuts Data Science Platform

Oct 19, 2016 |

Dell EMC today unveiled a new converged platform that combines the hardware and software data scientists need into a single package. By enabling data scientists to self-provision a set of cultivated Hadoop resources, they can start crunching data and delivering insights from Hadoop in a matter of weeks, rather than the months or years it often takes to stand up a working cluster, the company says. Read more…

Michael Dell Talks EMC, Hybrid Cloud, PCs at Dell World

Oct 22, 2015 |

A week after Dell acquired EMC, the Texas company’s premier client event resonated with its emphasis on end-to-end devices, customer-centric solutions, and building for the future.

“Dell is set to become an enterprise solutions powerhouse,” said Michael Dell, chairman and chief executive officer at Dell told CIOs and business executives in a keynote today. Read more…

Dell’s Acquisition-Driven Analytic Reformation

Oct 8, 2015 |

Like most $50-billion corporations, Dell relies on a wide mix of applications, databases, and systems to run its various businesses, which range from PC manufacturing and software development to financial services and IT consulting. Read more…

Dell and EMC in Merger Talks, Report Says

Oct 8, 2015 |

Dell is reportedly in talks to merge with EMC, according to published reports.

Rumors and uncertainty have swirled around $50-billion storage behemoth EMC. Facing the unscheduled but certainly upcoming retirement of longtime chairman and CEO Joe Tucci, pundits have wondered what form the EMC federation — including EMC, VMware, and Pivotal — would take without his leadership. Read more…

Data Tools Help Researchers Tackle Pediatric Cancer

Sep 10, 2014 |

A genomic data analysis platform being installed at the National Cancer Institute will deliver rapid analysis of billions of data points required when sequencing human DNA and other genomic data. Read more…

Cloudera, Dell, Intel Target ‘Big Data Ecosystem’

Jun 24, 2014 |

Cloudera, Dell and Intel said they plan to launch dedicated Dell In-Memory Appliances for the Cloudera Enterprise as a way to boost real-time analytics performance.

The partners said the goal of the engineering partnership is to advance enterprise deployments of Apache Hadoop as well as to integrate hardware and software to help enterprises leverage advanced data analysis. Read more…

Data Agnosticism Part of Dell’s Quest

Mar 7, 2013 |According to Dell, data agnosticism is central to getting organizations from data to analysis quicker. We caught up with Joanna Schloss, product marketing manager at Dell, who explained why. Read more…

Facebook Pushes Open Hardware Drive

Feb 21, 2013 |Facebook's push into open hardware is going so well that they're preparing to open a 290,00-square-foot data center in Sweden stocked entirely with open sourced servers. Read more…

Why Big Data Means Reinventing Invention

May 23, 2012 |In the wake of today's news of massive layoffs at HP and dismal returns on expectations at other mainstream IT giants, including Dell, it seemed fitting to look at the ways the needs of businesses and consumers are shifting from the era of the machine to that of the data-driven... Read more…