Tag: search

Elastic Adds ‘One Click’ Anomaly Detection to Stack

May 4, 2017 |

The company behind Elasticsearch today unveiled the addition of machine learning algorithms to its enterprise stack for the purpose of finding anomalies in time-series log data. It’s just the start of the IoT use cases, Elastic CEO Shay Banon tells Datanami. Read more…

Biomedical Text Mining Tool Gets the Lead Out

Mar 30, 2017 |

Approximately 100 lines of Python code serve as the basis of a new predictive text-mining tool designed to accelerate the scanning online biomedical research papers for clues on everything from repurposing existing drugs to advancing stem cell treatment. Read more…

Lucidworks Updates Search App Dev Platform

Jan 25, 2017 |An upgraded application development platform released this week is intended to speed the roll out of new search applications designed to index data while scaling to billions of documents. San Francsico-based Lucidworks said Wednesday its Fusion 3 platform adds features such as query simulation capabilities and an improved user interface. Read more…

Elastic Stack Searches for Bigger Data Problems

Nov 28, 2016 |

Elastic is best known as the commercial vendor behind Elasticsearch, the open source search engine that’s widely used around the world. But with this month’s release of Elastic Stack V5, the company is staking a claim with a wider range of big data processing capabilities, including graph analytics and visualization. Read more…

MongoDB Struts Its NoSQL Stuff in NYC

Jun 28, 2016 |

When you think about giants of the technology world, MongoDB may not come to mind. But judging by the big strides this up-and-coming NoSQL database vendor is making, and the aggressive roadmap it put forth today at the third annual MongoDB World conference in New York City–including a Spark connector today and new graph functions tomorrow–they might just become giants. Read more…

Elastic Gives Search Engine a Graph Option

Mar 30, 2016 |

Elastic today announced that it’s added a graph query engine to Elasticsearch engine users now have the option of using their search indexes as the basis for conducting graph analyses. Read more…

Information Overload? Knowledge Automation to the Rescue

Feb 12, 2015 |

Companies today are drowning in information. It’s scattered in cloud applications, backend enterprise systems, remote desktops, and many other areas. Because of that information sprawl, employees across business functions are suffering from not having the right knowledge at the right time. Read more…

Solr or Elasticsearch–That Is the Question

Jan 22, 2015 |

That is the common question I hear: Which one is better, Solr or Elasticsearch? Which one is faster?  Which one scales better?  Which one can do X, and Y, and Z?  Read more…

Military Insurer USAA Embraces IBM’s Watson

Jul 24, 2014 |

IBM said this week it is expanding commercialization of its Watson cognitive computing technology through a deal with military financial services provider USAA that will result in what IBM said will be Watson’s first commercial application. Read more…