Why graph databases are perfect for the Internet of Things

Goldman Sachs recently posited that the Internet of Things, the so-called “Third Wave of the Internet,” will “transform the way we live and work” as it opens up “a host of new opportunities and challenges for companies, governments and consumers.” Meanwhile, Morgan...

Designing data stores for the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) has spurred a new world of connected devices. The most substantial impact of the data produced by this sea of connected devices will be the need to drive difference-making decisions for people and businesses. Computer systems will be...
It’s put-up-or-shut-up time for Big Data in retail

It’s put-up-or-shut-up time for Big Data in retail

Although they haven’t necessarily figured out what to do with the data they have or think they need, retailers are moving forward with Big Data. “We are amassing massive amounts of data,” said Rob Schmults , vice president of e-commerce at Talbots, Inc....