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Datanami Unveils 2019 People to Watch

Feb 13, 2019 |

As we look forward into 2019, a select group of leaders in Big Data have stepped ahead of the rest. In this fourth annual People to Watch feature, we’re offering our readers a look at some of the best and brightest minds in Big Data whose hard work, dedication, and contributions reach far beyond analytics, and are shaping the direction that technology is taking us as a people. Read more…

Exploring Artificial Intelligence at the Edge

Feb 4, 2019 |

As the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI), deep learning, and big data analytics continues to grow, it is becoming increasingly important for edge computing systems to process large data sets in a timely and efficient manner. Read more…

10 Big Data Trends to Watch in 2019

Jan 21, 2019 |

We seek ever more data for a good reason: it’s the commodity that fuels digital innovation. However, turning those huge data collections into actionable insight remains a difficult proposition. Organizations that find solutions to formidable data challenges will be better positioned to economically benefit from the fruits of digital innovation. Read more…

5 Key Data Integration Considerations for Apache Kudu

Jan 18, 2019 |

Apache Kudu was designed specifically for use-cases that require low latency analytics on rapidly changing data, including time-series, machine data, and data warehousing. Its architecture provides for rapid inserts and updates coupled with column-based queries – Read more…

Predictions for Application Development in 2019

Jan 3, 2019 |

Application development has become a cloud-focused initiative in many enterprises. Consequently, the languages, tools, and platforms needed to support today’s development initiatives are rapidly evolving.

Application development is also a discipline in which data science is assuming a greater role. Read more…

News In Brief

Power Couple: IBM Joins PowerAI Hardware with Watson; Launches Multi-Hybrid AI Services

Feb 12, 2019 |

As IBM kicked off its annual Thinkconference, a high-production extravaganza this week in San Francisco, the company this morning made a series of AI-related announcements, including the merging of its PowerAI integrated CPU-GPU server line with its cognitive computing flagship IBM Watson, to create what it calls the Watson Machine Learning Accelerator (WML Accelerator), which Big Blue claims accelerates machine learning training 46X. Read more…

Data Management Falls Short for Unstructured Data

Jan 31, 2019 |

Although data-centric enterprises have adequate strategies in place for managing their structured data, current tools are not sufficient for managing the recent wave of unstructured data growth, according to a new report. Read more…

Google Fine Signals Closer Scrutiny of Data Privacy

Jan 22, 2019 |

Google got whacked again this week by European regulators for failing to comply with provisions of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation covering data collection used for targeted advertising.

The French data regulator CNIL fined the search giant a record $56.8 million (€50 million) for failing to sufficiently inform consumers about collecting data used in online ads, citing a “lack of transparency, inadequate information and lack of valid consent to personalize advertising.”

Google (NASDAQ: Read more…

WANdisco Looks to Accelerate Multi-Cloud Data

Jan 16, 2019 |

As data whizzes from one cloud in one location to another, distributed computing platforms are emerging to help ensure data are consistent and readily available where and when needed.

That’s among the goals of the latest version of data fusion specialist WANdisco’s (LSE: Read more…

Google Updates Cloud Database, Developer Tools

Dec 21, 2018 |

Google unleashed a batch of updated tools this week aimed at cloud-based big data and storage options along with the beta release of a developer tool designed to ease use of Apache Spark with the R programming language. Read more…

This Just In

RAIDIX and Seagate Demonstrate Advantages of Joint Solutions for Hybrid Storage Systems

Jan 29, 2019 |

LAS VEGAS, Nev., Jan. 29, 2019 — RAIDIX 4.7 and Seagate Exos proved to be the perfect combination to transform general-purpose servers into high-performance hybrid storage systems that operate block and file protocols. Read more…

Excelero Grows Revenues 4x In Record FY 2018

Jan 16, 2019 |

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 16, 2019 — Excelero, a disruptor in software-defined block storage, concluded fiscal year (FY) 2018 on December 31 with a 4x increase in revenue compared to FY 2017 – which itself was 4x the revenues of FY 2016. Read more…

Digital River Achieves Storage Cost Savings and Application-Consistent NoSQL Backups with Rubrik Datos IO

Dec 19, 2018 |

PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 19, 2018 — Rubrik, the Cloud Data Management Company, has announced that Digital River has reduced storage costs, automated NoSQL backup and recovery, and improved data protection with Rubrik Datos IO software. Read more…

Pure Storage Names Cathleen Southwick CIO

Dec 4, 2018 |

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.Dec. 4, 2018 — Pure Storage, the all-flash storage leader that helps innovators build a better world with data, today announced the appointment of Cathleen “Cathy” Read more…

Cirrascale Cloud Services Adds NVMe Hot Tier Storage Offering Powered by WekaIO

Dec 3, 2018 |

SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 3, 2018 — Cirrascale Cloud Services, a premier provider of multi-GPU deep learning cloud solutions, today announced the addition of a specialized NVMe hot tier storage offering powered by WekaIO Matrix to its cloud services platform. Read more…

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