Amazon Web Services Opening its Seventh Data Center in Oregon

Alex Williams | November 9th

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is opening a new data center in Oregon, arguably one of the most popular regions in the world for the new wave of data center development. The AWS data center is...»

Tableau Brings Data Visualization to Hadoop

Alex Williams | November 9th

Through a partnership with Cloudera, Tableau Software has built a Hadoop connector for doing big data visualization. The new connector uses Hive to collect data across distributed nodes. That data is then pulled into Tableau...»

DataDirect Networks Gets Fresh with WOS 2.0

Maria Deutscher | November 9th

Big data-focused storage solutions provider DataDirect Networks announced the newest version of its Web Object Scaler, which features big performance improvements and data protection enhancements.

“As more organizations move toward cloud paradigms, there is an exponential
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Google To Continue Assisting Android Partners In Legal Issues

Mellisa Tolentino | November 9th

Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt has spent the past three days touring Asia, spreading Google's gospel in South Korea and ending in Taipei.  During his South Korea visit, Schmidt voiced his dismay on Microsoft’s patent...»

Lookout Mobile Drives Global Front, Partners with Telstra

Saroj Kar | November 9th

Security is one of those things that we should think about when it comes to our tablets or smartphones.  Just think about the amount of sensitive information stored on your handset, and the many apps...»

SAP Opens a Mobile App Store – the CIO Friendly Variety

Alex Williams | November 9th

SAP is building out an app store. The apps are available to be viewed as demos. Customers then purchase the apps through SAP internal sales or SAP partners. The development is being driven by SAP and its...»

Splunk for Hadoop Aids Big Data Strategy for Social Sphere

Maria Deutscher | November 8th

Splunk, a big data aggregation and intelligence tool, is launching in a special edition for Hadoop. Appropriately named Splunk Enterprise with Hadoop, the solution integrates the analytics engine into Splunk in order to provider...»

Charlie Miller’s Latest Security Revelation Rocks the Apple App Store

Maria Deutscher | November 8th

Charlie Miller, a former NSA analyst that now works for security firm Accuvant, has taken it as a personal challenge to find exploits in Apple’s products since 2007. After his latest discovery however this dedication backlashed, and Apple...»

Super-Geeks Study Data Systems for the Challenge, Stay for the Opportunity, says Daniel Abadi

Bert Latamore | November 8th

“I started studying data systems as an undergrad because I found it interesting,” says Daniel Abadi, Yale University assistant professor and co-founder and chief scientist at startup Hadapt. “Clearly data is becoming the center...»

State of Oregon Counties First to Introduce iPad Voting for the Disabled

Saroj Kar | November 8th

You can do many things with Apple’s iPad. You can go online, compose e-mail, download hundreds of applications, listen to music, and watch movies and now: Vote! Indeed, some residents of Oregon, may vote with the Apple iPad....»