Scala Brings Analytics Closer to the Customer with Cloud App

Maria Deutscher | March 5th

Scala is a digital signage software maker that’s making a major push into the cloud and analytics, the two buzzwords that have been competing for the spotlight lately.  Its latest product is Advanced Analytics, a...»

2 Big Data Trends to Watch, According to Infineta Product Head

Kristen Nicole | March 5th

Big data means a lot of things to a lot of people, spanning industries from retail to banking, healthcare to storage.  We look at big data's implications as an emerging sector all its own, and...»

Where are the Best IT, Data Nerd Jobs? NOT in San Francisco [Infographic]

Cherr Aira | March 5th

Tech's evolution is never-ending, paving the way for the proliferation of IT jobs across the globe. The role of IT in various organizations is vital--today you'll be hard-pressed to find a medium- to large-scale businesses absent...»

US Files for Extradition of Megaupload Suspects at Last Minute

Kyt Dotson | March 5th

Just when you thought the Megaupload saga has reached a fever pitch and couldn’t climb any further up drama mountain, US authorities waited until the eleventh-hour to file extradition papers on the suspects in the case. The United...»

Live Talk: Leveraging Human Capital Techniques to Increase IT DevOps Productivity

Bert Latamore | March 5th

The Wikibon community will sponsor a public discussion of how a capital management company applies human capital techniques to achieve productivity, quality, and time-to-deployment breakthroughs in IT devops Tuesday, March 6, at 12:00 P.M....»

Sanbolic Consolidates Windows Server Boxes for NAS

Maria Deutscher | March 5th

Two of EMC’s most recent promo videos focused specifically on scale-out NAS (network-attached storage), listing the five things enterprise should look for when choosing a solution.  Director Nick Kirsch, the presenter in these highlights,...»

Android 6.0 Heightens Fragmentation Talk. What’s Google’s Big Plan?

Kristen Nicole | March 5th

Sometimes we wonder if Google's not getting ahead of itself with these Android releases.  Android 6.0 Key Lime Pie is the latest rumor milling around Google's mobile OS, just days after excitement began bubbling...»

Why “Science” is an Important Word in the World of Big Data

Alex Williams | March 5th

Some observations from conference organizers Alistair Croll and Ed Brill on theCube last week at the Strata Conference: Once users start using Hadoop, it is often the unexpected things that create value and it's why...»

Kaggle Sees Data Science as a Sport

Bert Latamore | March 5th

With the tagline, “Data science as a sport,” Kaggle helps companies and government agencies, including NASA and Allstate Insurance, develop big data predictive analytical algorithms for a wide variety of data-dependent questions by creating contests...»

King of Pop’s Catalog Hacked in 2011 PSN Breach

Mellisa Tolentino | March 5th

The April 2011 hack on Sony’s PlayStation Network and Qriocity (now known as Sony Entertainment Network Music Unlimited) not only left PSN subscribers without service for a month, but hackers may have also stolen...»