Refers to the large amount of data, both structured and unstructured, available to corporations and individuals for analysis that is not being utilized today. Many companies are creating new analytical analysis tools, including visual analytics, to allow for the capture and processing of this information, often on real time, to enable better decision-making.
A new study on big data indicates that the marketplace for big data solutions has not materialized as most predicted. Cary, N.C.-based business intelligence software vendor SAS, along with its research partner SourceMedia,
SAN FRANCISCO – Big data and analytics are moving into the security realm, RSA Security's executive chairman and executive vice-president of EMC Corp., Arthur Coviello Jr (pictured). told the over 24,000 attendees at
CA Technologiesannounced that the Association for Retail Technology Standards (ARTS), the technology standards division of the National Retail Federation, is using CA ERwin to develop a uniform data model for the retail industry.
IBM Corp. (NYSE: IBM) furthered its big data strategy this week with the acquisition of StoredIQ Inc., a privately-held developer of big data storage solutions based in Austin, Tex. Terns of the acquisition
It's the most wonderful time of the year. Unless you're a data centre administrator at popular holiday web sites such as Allrecipes.com, which must ensure their infrastructure is ready to contend with a
We probably didn't need research to tell us that the amount of data being generated daily is rising dramatically, but the EMC Corp.-sponsored (NYSE: EMC) IDC Digital Universe study “Big Data, Bigger Digital
Open source is coming to the cloud. Technology vendor Dell, which has been working hard to transition from a cheap PC vendor to an infrastructure services player, has announced a partnership with hardware