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Since the birth of Hadoop in 2005-06, the way we think about storing and processing information has evolved considerably. The term “Big Data” has become synonymous with this evolution. But still, many of our customers continue to ask, “What is Big Data?”, “What are its use cases?”, and...
According to the US Department of Labor (www.dol.gov), Labor Day (the first Monday in September) is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have ...
By Bob Gourley The best minds in data gather at Strata + Hadoop World to learn and connect—and explore the complex issues and exciting opportunities brought to business by big data, data science, and pervasive computing. Strata + Hadoop World 2014, happening October 15-17 at the Javits...
Singapore, 29 August 2014 - The organisers of LTE Asia have today announced the shortlist for the first LTE Asia Awards 2014. The 9th Annual LTE Asia event serves as the setting for the awards, which will reward key achievements and advances across the LTE ecosystem in Asia. This year'...
Thursday 28 August, 2014 As unemployment in the capital shrinks to the lowest rate in years,  Live Innovations looks at the recovery of London’s job market and what it means for the capital’s ever increasing workforce. A report last month by recruitment specialists Morga...
Version 4.7 Adds Increased Ingest and Capacity to ExaGrid's Scale-Out GRID Backup Storage, New Functionality for Data Centre Cross-Replication, an Improved Recovery Point for Disaster Recovery and an ExaGrid-Veeam Accelerated Data Mover Integration through an Expanded Veeam Partnership...
For folks accustomed to the original blogs we post daily, our industry is in the throes of VMworld bliss, so we will be running the Best of Plexxi this week. Of course, if you haven’t read this one yet, it’s new for you! Stop by Booth 747 if you are in San Francisco this we...
Ved SenGlobal HeadMobility Advisor ServicesCognizantDigital transformation is often unnerving.  Our morning newspaper shifts to the iPad.  Our coffee is paid for on a mobile app.  Our taxis are hailed via mobile apps.  Our cars talk to us.  Our jobs and careers...
In the AppDynamics Spring 2014 release we added support for the Scala language and the TypeSafe Reactive Platform with support for Play2 and Akka based applications. We are excited to announce a strategic partnership with TypeSafe to provide the best APM solution in the market for Reac...
Tackling the increased pressure brought on by new Mortgage Market Review (MMR) regulations head-oneg solutions plc, pioneers and pacesetters in back office workforce optimisation, guarantee the creation of extra capacity to handle the increased workload, within existing resources, and ...
Tuesday 26 August, 2014 Southampton based outsourced sales and event marketing firm,  Phoenix Premier Acquisitions  travelled to Birmingham to attend a Business Development Conference within the sales and marketing industry. Last Saturday 23 rd August outsource...
By Shannon Perry On July 30th in northern Virginia, some of the greatest minds in analytics for business, outcomes, and mission impact gathered to share their lessons learned and experiences with data analytics. Academia, government, and industry came together to provide a comprehensiv...
For some reason, in B2B content marketing, we seem to forget about the "whole" buyer. More and more marketers are embracing buyer personas and the idea of becoming customer centric, but we often only focus on the business side of the buyer, as if they walk into the office and leave the...
Inc. magazine recognizes TEOCO in annual "Inc. 5000" list of America's top performing businesses for fifth consecutive year Fairfax, VA., August 21 2014 - TEOCO, the leading provider of assurance, analytics and optimization solutions to communications service providers (CSPs), announce...
Bracknell, UK. 20th AUGUST 2014Panasonic Toughpad FZ-M1 tablets are helping Formula Ford keep racing teams on track during the 30 races of the 2014 Dunlop MSA Formula Ford Championship - the most attractive junior single-seater series in the UK for drivers with dreams of reaching Formu...
by Nick Elprin, Co-Founder of Domino Data Lab We built a platform that lets analysts deploy R code to an HTTP server with one click, and we describe it in detail below. If you have ever wanted to invoke your R model with a simple HTTP call, without dealing with any infrastructure setup...
Collaborative Applications Company Will Discuss the Importance of Making Collaboration Easy and Accessible for AllLondon, 19 August 2014 Hornbill, today announced that it will be exhibiting at the Gartner Portals, Content & Collaboration Summit, in London on the 15th and 16th of Se...
Atlanta, GA, August 19, 2014 --(PR.com)-- XIOSS, a leader in enterprise data storage consulting and professional services, has entered into a partnership with Dropbox for Business, broadening its wide range of cloud storage and collaborative sharing features and information controls a...
Rob Roy and Andrew Miceli to build on TEOCO's international success FAIRFAX, VA, USA AND LEATHERHEAD, UK - 18 AUGUST 2014 - TEOCO, the leading provider of assurance, analytics and optimization solutions to communications service providers (CSPs), today announced the appointment of Rob ...
Monday 18 August, 2014 It’s estimated that business owners work an extra day of overtime a week to keep up with business demands.  MJ Experia Marketing  offer solutions for business owners to help reduce stress and relieve the pressures associated with business owners...
What do you say when people ask, “Why do you do your job?” Is it a mix of I’ve-done-it-for-years, I’m-good-at-it, and it-makes-me-money? That’s all fine and good, but please take a moment to think about the bigger picture: Our world is heading to a peak population of ...
As the years have gone by, webinars have carved out a niche as an effective inbound marketing tactic. They allow companies to demonstrate expertise, as well as entice potential clients with new features and aspects of their products. They’re relatively simple to produce, can be perfect...
As the years have gone by, webinars have carved out a niche as an effective inbound marketing tactic. They allow companies to demonstrate expertise, as well as entice potential clients with new features and aspects of their products. They’re relatively simple to produce, can be perfect...
Atlanta, GA, August 14, 2014 --(PR.com)-- GatewayLegal, a division of Gateway Software Development, will unveil its beta cloud based technology to the market on August 18, 2014. The division plans to connect corporate legal departments with law firms, which will allow them to diversif...
New Orleans, LA, August 13, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Readers' Favorite, an industry standout reviewing "for icons and celebrities like Random House, Penguin Group, Harper Collins, Simon & Schuster....James Patterson, Nicholas Sparks, David Baldacci, Jim Carrey, Henry Winkler...&...
Combination of leaders in cloud-based project collaboration and enterprise PPM fulfils "No Matter How You Work" vision and redefines portfolio and resource managementREADING - Aug 13, 2014 - Planview® has acquired project collaboration company Projectplace to significantly expand ...
Manufacturing Intelligence and enterprise quality software provider included in Cloud Computing in Manufacturing Operations and Supplier Quality Management Applications categoriesLondon, UK - Aug 12, 2014 - InfinityQS International, Inc., the global authority on real-time quality and M...
When most people think about their careers, they tend to think 5 years out and picture the job they would like to have. From there, they back into the things that need to happen, and use that as a bit of a roadmap to get to where they want to be. This works well when you know with prec...
Odessa, FL, August 12, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Jeffrey L. Greenacre, CAM, CMCA, CPM of Odessa, Florida has been recognized as a Professional of the Year in the Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for his outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of real estate...
On Monday 11th August 2014 Infosecurity Magazine officially re-launched its website to reflect the latest in user experience, functionality and style. For the last 10 years Infosecurity Magazine has been at the cutting edge of some of the most dramatic and transformative moments of inf...
Cloud computing is an incredibly hot topic - and like most hot topics, it has generated its share of controversy too. Depending ...
Friday 8 August, 2014 Avant Garde Ideals has launched an investigation into the role marketing plays in earning the title of a sustainable brand, and how it can impact consumers. Sustainability is vital for business growth and success. A sustainable business or green busines...
By Bob Gourley Editor’s note: X15 is new and exciting. We just finished a call with their leadership team. This firm is possibly very disruptive, in a positive way. The leadership views machine data in a new way with the result being a modern capability to this emerging challenge...
News reports and incidents regarding issues with reliance on cellphones for event, incident or other monitoring and operations activities requiring mobile communications continues to surface. In this context, those responsible for finding, purchasing and using critical hand-held commun...
LinkedIn groups is a place for professionals in the same industry or with similar interests to engage in a dialogue to share information, learn from each other, establish yourself as a subject matter expert and much more. The groups have become you can exchange and share experiences, b...
London - August 06, 2014 - Attenda Limited, the Business Critical IT company, today announced that it is publishing its latest BroadGroup research findings on mid-market enterprise cloud adoption.BroadGroup is an Information Media Technology and Professional Services company, with a le...
6th August 2014, London - SalesMethods, a premium Salesforce partner, which specialises in delivering software and services, to drive high performance sales in Salesforce, has been selected by De Vere Venues, the number one provider of training, conference and event venues, as its sale...
Singapore, 05 August 2014 - As advanced countries such as China, Japan, South Korea and Indonesia continue to make strides in rolling out LTE to optimise their voice, video, messaging and Data services, Asia is undoubtedly leading the LTE evolution. With the number of users of next-gen...
This was a presentation which I delivered at Stratford University in PDF format. My focus was on bringing clarity of cloud computing to the audiences so we can better articulate the business values of cloud computing and why cloud is or perhaps is not...(read more)
Add to the list of known certainties: death, taxes, and the need to lower the cost of healthcare. Neither HIPAA standards nor encryption were created with the purpose of lowering the cost of healthcare, but neither was penicillin originally purposed as an antibiotic. Both welcome side ...