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The Week in Big Data Research

This week’s research brief brings news of cutting-edge work at global centers as teams try to keep refining Hadoop’s security, reliability and functionality—both on premise and in cloud environments. We also take a look at some interesting uses of MapReduce with projects that address image processing requirements—not to mention data integrity. Read more…

Mortar Takes Aim at Hadoop Usability

Young startup Mortar claims to make Hadoop more accessible to the people most responsible for garnering insight from big data: data scientists and engineers. The effort took flight with a couple of architects at Wireless Generation breaking off and starting their own company in Young and CTO Doug Daniels... Read more…