The techniques of big data have been criticized recently in a post by Tim Harford among others. It’s quite easy to imagine the potential here has been exaggerated, and a core point about the importance of theory… Click Here To Read More

Microsoft has big plans for big data and a new vision for its use that the company hopes will re-establish it as an innovator in a crucial business sector. Click Here To Read More

The document tries to connect sales, brand, and awareness, but you have to wonder what Samsung’s current plan looks like in the age of big data. Click Here To Read More

A big part of big data is about getting to know the customer better, and then using that information to make strategic business decisions. Click Here To Read More

Microsoft’s big data strategy was brought into sharper focus it unveiled SQL Server 2014 and Analytics Platform System, as a well as a preview of Azure Intelligent Systems Service. Click Here To Read More

According to the research firm IDC, the worldwide big data technology and services market will grow at a 27 percent compounded annual rate, to exceed $32 billion by 2017. Click Here To Read More

MapR adds Apache Spark to its Hadoop distribution to power machine learning plus ad hoc, graph, and streaming analysis. Databricks partners on support. Click Here To Read More

APS is meant to provide a one stop shop for “Big Data” needs, allowing organizations to combine both structured, relational data, and semi-structured Hadoop data with querying that spans both. Click Here To Read More

In the five years since the initial release of MongoDB, and after hundreds of thousands of deployments, we have learned a lot. Click Here to Read More

Hortonworks announced Thursday a partnership with LucidWorks, to enable Hortonworks users to access and analyze their data via Solr, the open source enterprise search platform from the Apache Lucene project. Click Here To Read More