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The Industrial Internet (A combination of Big Data analytics and the Internet of Things) holds great potential if executives in healthcare and industrial sectors are to be believed, reveals a research published by GE and Accenture. To put things in perspective with regards to the economic potential of Industrial Internet,

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Metanautix Quest Can Be An Organisation’s In-House Compute Engine, Much Like Google’s Dremel Query System
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Metanautix, a Big Data analytics startup, made available its flagship product almost two years in the making, called Quest. Metanautix Quest is a data compute engine that allows the user to navigate through their growing data ecosystem, irrespective of scale or location and getting value out of it through meaningful

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Analytics Blogger Tyler Dellow Hired By Edmonton Oilers: Stroke Of Genius Or Waste Of Time?
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Advanced analytics has been disrupting sports for a number of years, and now it’s extending its influence into Hockey. Earlier this week, Tyler Dellow, a blogger famous for his statistical analysis of hockey players and teams, was hired by the Edmonton Oilers to consult with hockey operations. The news of

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The Cloud Gets Hacked But Who'S Really To Blame?
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The hack of celebrity nude selfies raises some interesting questions most notably, who is responsible for that last 10% of effort that is required to fully secure someone’s data? It seems that the hack of the files was a combination of phishing, and exploitation of vulnerabilities in Apple’s photo backup.

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Will Microsoft Beat Amazon And Google To Build Data Centre In India?
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According to a recent article in The Economic Times, Microsoft is assessing the possibility of building its first data centre in India. If the software giants’ plans come to fruition, it will be the first data centre built by a multinational in the country. “We are considering a data centre in

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Enterprise Software Specialist Dev Ittycheria Becomes Mongodb Ceo
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MongoDB, the billion-dollar NoSQL database startup, yesterday announced the appointment of Dev Ittycheria as the new President and CEO, starting September 3. Ittycheria will replace Max Schireson, who has been CEO for 18 months and will now act as vice chairman. Following a short stint at Greylock Partners, Ittycheria was

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Big Data Analytics Startup Adatao Grabs $13 Million In Series A Round
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Adatao, a startup in the big data analytics space, yesterday announced it has raised $13 million in series A funding led by venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz. Although the company has been developing its product for a few years, the new funding will go towards expanding the team, developing their

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Sale Rumours Afresh: Tibco Scouting For Suitors
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Data-Integration and visualisation vendor Tibco Software has been looking for potential buyers, revealed Wall Street Journal earlier this week. The information was provided by unnamed sources close to the issue, raising fresh questions about the future of the business intelligence vendor “We have long been believers in the strategic value

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Neo Technology: A Company With American Spirit, But With Swedish Heart
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Forrester Research predicts that at least 25% of enterprises across the globe will adopt a graph database by 2017. On the back of this, we interviewed Holger Temme, Area Director of CEMEA at Neo Technology. Neo Technology is the company behind Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database. Its researchers have

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Druva Lands $25M In Series D Round; Now Looks To Expand Data Protection Strategy To Asia And Europe
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Druva, an Enterprise Data Back-up solutions provider and endpoint data governance pioneer, landed $25 million in Series D round from existing investors such as Sequoia Capital and Nexus Venture Partners. Through endpoint data protection it prevents data loss for enterprises by collecting data from devices (phones, laptops, tablets, etc.) using

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