IBM Accelerates Open Database-as-a-Service on IBM Power Systems

IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced a new Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) toolkit on Power Systems optimized for open source databases, including MongoDB, EDB PostgreSQL, MySQL, MariaDB, Redis, Neo4j, and Apache Cassandra to help deliver more speed, control, and efficiency for enterprise developers and IT departments.

from insideBIGDATA http://insidebigdata.com/2017/05/28/ibm-accelerates-open-database-service-ibm-power-systems/

TOP 10 insideBIGDATA Articles for April 2017

In this continuing regular feature, we give all our valued readers a monthly heads-up for the top 10 most viewed articles appearing on insideBIGDATA. We understand that busy big data professionals can’t check the site everyday.

from insideBIGDATA http://insidebigdata.com/2017/05/28/top-10-insidebigdata-articles-april-2017/

Cloudera Launches Altus to Simplify Big Data Workloads in the Cloud

Cloudera, Inc, (NYSE:CLDR) the provider of a leading modern platform for machine learning and advanced analytics, announced the release of Cloudera Altus, a Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) offering that makes it easier to run large-scale data processing applications on public cloud.

from insideBIGDATA http://insidebigdata.com/2017/05/27/cloudera-launches-altus-simplify-big-data-workloads-cloud/

How Telcos Can Balance Consumer Privacy and Targeted Ads

In this special guest feature, Charlie Thomas, SVP Insights and Analytics, at Synchronoss, points out there’s big money in big data for telecommunications companies. Mobile service providers have a host of consumer-based and behavioral information on their clients, and the market to turn that targetable data into dollars is at its highest point ever.

from insideBIGDATA http://insidebigdata.com/2017/05/27/telcos-can-balance-consumer-privacy-targeted-ads/

Gain a Competitive Advantage With Machine Learning

Machine learning may seem like something out of a science fiction movie, but it is quickly becoming a driving force for many new products and businesses. There are a number of ways to apply machine learning to nearly any business, and doing so can create a competitive advantage. In fact, 48% of companies are planning […]

from insideBIGDATA http://insidebigdata.com/2017/05/27/gain-competitive-advantage-machine-learning/

TickSmith Releases a Python Tool for the New Generation of Financial Data Scientists

TickSmith, a leader in Big Data applications, released an open-source Python API feature to obtain data from its flagship TickVault big data platform.  Based on Hadoop technology, TickVault processes, stores, and analyzes massive amounts of capital market data. The addition of the Python API  toolkit to TickVault provides data scientists fine-grained access to historical exchange […]

from insideBIGDATA http://insidebigdata.com/2017/05/26/ticksmith-releases-python-tool-new-generation-financial-data-scientists/

What’s Next for Big Data? Thinking Beyond Hadoop with Elastic Object Storage

In this special guest feature, Irshad Raihan, Product Marketing Manager at Red Hat Storage, discusses how organizations can save money and realize greater flexibility by moving data with lower business value to a more affordable storage solution.

from insideBIGDATA http://insidebigdata.com/2017/05/26/whats-next-big-data-thinking-beyond-hadoop-elastic-object-storage/