Big Data

Unless you've been under a rock somewhere, you know that big data is, well, pretty darn big right now. In this section we attempt to cut through the marketing hype and get at some of the ways that big data is changing the tech landscape.




Emerging technologies continue to take lead in the tech industry, while older technologies fall to the wayside (and cost jobs). Check out...


Too many IT departments throw everything they have at the issues of data volume and velocity, forgetting to address the fundamental issue...


Data science is best learned by doing, but a good foundation of statistics and machine learning matters too. Check out some top resources...


What exactly is data discovery? Here we take an in-depth look at this process and how it can help your business.


Your business is surely collecting data. But the question is, what are you doing with that data? Here we examine ways to put that data to...


The more big data analytics are used by major organizations, the more privacy and security becomes a concern. Read more about it in some of...


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Once data has been disseminated from its originator, keeping it secure can be quite a challenge. Here we discuss some strategies for...


In TechWise's first episode, Hadoop is discussed with experts from the Bloor Group, GridGain, Actian, Zettaset and DataTorrent, hosted by...


Big data is empowering companies of all sizes to make better decisions for their customers. Check out the top stories about big data this...


Hadoop can help solve some of big data's big challenges. Here's how.


This week, we take a look at several big data stories - and the Web-wide security gap we should all be taking care of.


Wondering about the differences between Apache Hive and Pig? Learn the basics here.


Hadoop has been helping analyze data for years now. Here's a look at it's start, what it's good for and where it may be going... and an...


This week we explore expansions in the tech industry, as well as the Internet of Things and wearables.


Is Hadoop all that it's hyped up to be? Some people have their doubts. Find out why here.


From big data for house cleaners to the ebb and flow of mobile technology, we've got it all here on this week's roundup of top stories from...


Big data is everywhere, but is there anything it can't do? It's all here in our Web roundup, where we pull together some of the best...


Developers, businesses and customers are going to collaborate and connect more using cloud-based technology in 2014. Discover some of the...