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In Automation We Trust: How to Build an Explainable AI Model

Apr 17, 2020 |

As AI becomes more advanced and complex, the algorithms and logic powering it become less transparent. This lack of clarity can be unnerving for some people. Recent high-profile AI failures illustrate this. Read more…

Crafting a Hybrid Cloud Backup Strategy

Mar 31, 2020 |

The rise of the cloud has changed the relationship between companies and their data. With a wide mix of applications and data in the cloud, on premise, and in between, keeping track of everything can become a giant chore. Read more…

Kyligence Grows OLAP Business in the Cloud

Feb 20, 2020 |

Companies that need to analyze large amounts of data have many options available to them these days. One option they may want to be aware of is Kyligence, which develops a distributed OLAP query engine that can run on prem and in the cloud. Read more…

Demand for Data Engineers Up 50%, Report Says

Feb 12, 2020 |

Looking to hire a data or machine learning engineer? You’re not alone, as those two positions are among the fastest growing jobs in the country, according to recent figures.

The Dice 2020 Tech Job Report labeled data engineer as the fastest growing job in technology in 2019, with a 50% year-over-year growth in the number of open positions. Read more…

An Enterprise Formula for AI Success

Feb 11, 2020 |

One of the great things about the current wave of AI innovation is the large number of open source tools, technologies, and frameworks. From TensorFlow to Python, Kafka to PyTorch, the we’re in the midst of an explosion in diversity of data science and big data toolchains. Read more…

News In Brief

COVID-19 Spurs Offers for Free Software, Data, and Training

Apr 1, 2020 |

Amid the daily crush of dreary news about the global viral pandemic, there is this ray of relative sunshine: Big data and analytic software vendors are offering free access to their software, data, and services.  Read more…

Dremio Preps for Growth with $70M in the Bank

Mar 26, 2020 |

In the midst of an unprecedented viral pandemic and the threat of a major economic recession, data middleman Dremio provided the rare bit of good news when it announced today that it raised $70 million in venture capital to fund its ongoing growth. Read more…

AWS Announces Support for PyTorch with Amazon Elastic Inference

Mar 23, 2020 |

AWS has announced that the Amazon Elastic Inference is now compatible with PyTorch models. PyTorch, which AWS describes as a “popular deep learning framework that uses dynamic computational graphs,” is a piece of free, open-source software developed largely by Facebook’s AI Research Lab (FAIR) that allows developers to more easily apply Python code for deep learning. Read more…

GoodData Offers Free Embedded Analytics

Jan 7, 2020 |

If you’re in the market for an embedded analytics solution, you might want to check out the new “freemium” offering unveiled by GoodData today.

GoodData is one of the leaders in embedded analytics, with over 100,000 organizations using its software and more than 1.6 million individual users around the world. Read more…

AWS Launches Cassandra Service

Dec 3, 2019 |

AWS today unveiled a serverless Cassandra service that ostensibly will give customers the scalability benefits of the NoSQL database but without the infamous management challenges that accompany it.

Appropriately named the Managed Cassandra Service (MCS), the new offering gives AWS customers the power of Apache Cassandra, most notably the ability of Cassandra to run a single database across multiple data centers around the world while maintaining very low latency and a high degree of high availability. Read more…

This Just In

AWS Announces General Availability of AWS Snowcone

Jun 18, 2020 |

SEATTLE, Jun. 18, 2020– Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, announced AWS Snowcone, a new small, ultra-portable, rugged, and secure edge computing and data transfer device. Read more…

AWS Announces General Availability of Amazon Kendra

May 12, 2020 |

SEATTLE, May 12, 2020 — Amazon Web Services (AWS), an Amazon.com company, announced the general availability of Amazon Kendra, a highly accurate and easy to use enterprise search service powered by machine learning. Read more…

Rockset Empowers Developers with Real-Time SQL for MongoDB

May 6, 2020 |

SAN MATEO, Calif., May 6, 2020 — Rockset, the company that lets developers create fast, powerful data APIs, today announced a partnership with MongoDB and released deep product integration with its global cloud database, MongoDB Atlas, that makes it faster and easier for developers to combine data across MongoDB and other data sources using SQL. Read more…

AWS Announces General Availability of UltraWarm for Amazon Elasticsearch Service

May 6, 2020 |

SEATTLE, May 6, 2020 — Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, announced the general availability of UltraWarm for Amazon Elasticsearch Service, a new, highly performant, fully managed, low-cost warm storage tier that provides fast, interactive analytics of log data at one-tenth the cost of existing storage options. Read more…

Military Research Speeds up Threat Detection, Prevention for Army Missions

May 5, 2020 |

ADELPHI, Md., May 5, 2020 — Threat detection and prevention are essential to ensuring the safety and security of warfighters. Researchers have developed a way to speed up the processing of extremely large graphs and data, making the most efficient use of modern Army computational resources before and during Soldier deployment. Read more…

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