5 Big Data Startups to Watch in 2012

Alex Williams | December 30th

Big data, without question, is a 2011 buzz word finalist. But like all metaphors, it communicates a universal understanding that data dominates our lives and will increasingly do so in the years ahead. How can you...»

Hadoop’s Ecosystem Transformation: Making Waves in 2011

Maria Deutscher | December 30th

Hadoop has come a long way this year. At first Cloudera had something that resembled a by-default monopoly as one of the only high profile providers of commercial Hadoop distribution, but now MapR, Hortonworks and...»

The Business of Mobile Security: Trends of 2011

Kristina Farrah | December 30th

2011 has been a busy year. It had its ups and downs and lots of casualties on the cyber security side of things. And why not? The transition of cyberpunks from PC to

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Trends 2012: Integration-as-a-Service

Klint Finley | December 30th

I suppose this might sound something like "service as a service" since many professional services firms are dedicated to systems integration. But there's a trend towards data and application integration being done as an automated solution, often delivered...»

IBM Dives into the Analytics Space with 2011 Milestones

Maria Deutscher | December 30th

This is the follow-up post to the yearly roundup of IBM’s biggest developments in 2011, looking into the company’s drastic expansion of its analytics portfolio in the past 12 months. SiliconANGLE has been covering...»

5 Open Source Startups to Watch # 5: Talend

Klint Finley | December 30th

This year we picked five startups commercializing open source projects that look especially strong going into 2012. The list is in no particular order. Talend develops an open source data integration platform and offers a number...»

It’s A Holiday for Amazon, Samsung with High Sales Numbers

Maria Deutscher | December 30th

Amazon’s Kindle Fire and Samsung’s Galaxy Note evidently gained a lot of popularity during the holiday season. The online retailer sold over 1 million Kindle units per week for the past four weeks. The new Kindle...»

A Year in Cloud: From Analytics to iCloud

Maria Deutscher | December 30th

The past year has been a significant one for the cloud industry. Both enterprises and consumers have realized the potential of the technology, and vendors across both sectors have done their best to push as...»

A Green, Mobile Year for IBM’s Cloud

Maria Deutscher | December 29th

It’s safe to say that 2011 was a milestone year for Big Blue. The company churned out some significant advancements during the pas 12 months, and managed to make gains in a number of areas....»

A Nirvana of Online Shopping, Thanks to Mobile, Social Commerce

Cherr Aira | December 29th

The weekend between Thanksgiving Day and Cyber Monday 2011 reached the history books for recording the biggest online shopping spree ever. Some of the impressive figures include the 1,845,909 page views per minute by online...»