- 117GB of working memory? You must be joking!Posted 139 days ago
Big Data = Big Bills!
Analysts say that if you are going to be playing with big data and Hadoop in a public cloud, be careful about the estimation of your bills because you could be in for some surprises. Data has...
- Posted 181 days ago
Cloud predictions for the coming New Year
Predictions are difficult to make and often prove the maker wrong but there is one technology about which one may make predictions with some safety. This relates to cloud computing and by current trends, here are some...
- Posted 195 days ago
Typical big data applications
Governments are typically sitting on piles of big data and they are beginning to realize that using this, they can really make a difference to the standards of governance in their countries. In Japan for instance, there...
- Posted 216 days ago
How big can big data be?
Here are some tidbits about Big Data – over the years, there has been a deluge of data that is so large in volume that only the near unlimited storage of the cloud can possibly accommodate it....
- Posted 247 days ago
Cleared for Take-off – Cloud computing comes to air traffic control
General Electric is working with NASA to bring the next generation of air traffic control management to the skies. The advantage would be far greater awareness of about aircraft parameters, much better decision making and advanced data...
- Posted 266 days ago
Managing multiple quintillions of data
Fujitsu Labs (USA) and the Computer Security Alliance have commenced a collaborative project on Big Data Working Group. This will work on Big Data security challenges. The Velocity, Volume and Variety (V3) of Big Data are big...
- Posted 292 days ago
Modern Drug Discovery with Cloud Computing
Cloud computing is bringing the promise of new and drastically cheaper drugs to the world. Here is how it is working – Previous computer aided drug discovery methods relied on in-house servers to do their 3-d modeling....
- Posted 293 days ago
Large data sets have an attraction of their own
There is this great concept of data gravity, published on line in a blog that I must discuss with you all. This concept says that if you put enough data together in one place, it begins to...
- Posted 316 days ago
Generation next business: data is the new service
Does data as a service sound interesting? It should as recent analysis shows the value of data a firm collects is far more than value of the product when the two are pitted against each other....
- Posted 322 days ago
Predictive analysis and cloud computing – a marriage made in heaven
While the cloud may not predict the future anytime soon, there are many who are already using for a lot of predictive analysis. Predictive analysis is a branch of business intelligence that seeks to match current data...
- Posted 364 days ago