Big Data Resources

Big Data news and support resources, featuring the hottest solutions, technologies and vendors in the Big Data world. Use the powerful checkbox-driven menu to fine-tune the results to exactly what you are looking for in seconds!

  1. Home
  2. Tag "Big Data"

AWS Hot Startups – August 2017

Amazon Web Services
There’s no doubt about it – Artificial Intelligence is changing the world and how it operates. Across industries, organizations from startups to Fortune 500s are embracing AI to develop new products, services, and opportunities that are more efficient and accessible for their consumers. From driverless cars to better preventative healthcare to smart home devices, AI […]

VMware Advances Software to Help Customers Modernize Data Centers

At VMworld® 2017, VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) today announced new releases of VMware® Integrated OpenStack and VMware vRealize® Network Insight™ to help customers modernize their data centers to increase business and developer agility while introducing increased networking and security capabilities. Additionally, VMware is unveiling a new VMware vSAN™ offering to accelerate the adoption of distributed IT by reducing the cost and complexity of expanding enterprise IT features beyond the […]

VMware and Dell EMC Partner to Deliver First Data Protection Solution for VMware Cloud on AWS

News Summary Announced today, VMware Cloud on AWS is an on-demand service running on elastic, bare-metal AWS infrastructure Dell EMC is the first to offer data protection for VMware Cloud on AWS, including backup and recovery for workloads running in VMware Cloud on AWS Dell EMC Data Domain and Data Protection Suite provide self-service data protection services […]

How AI Can Accelerate Analytics in Financial Markets

In the bustling world of financial services, with continuous market fluctuations, numbers are king. One investment firm aims to harness the onslaught of qualitative information out there, using AI to wrangle to its advantage a surprising challenger to the field: words. Toronto-based Triumph Asset Management (recently reorganized as Amadeus Investment Partners) is exploring this area […]

Dell EMC Ready Bundles for Hadoop Solution Overview

Get the power of Hadoop faster, with less risk The digital transformation is causing churn, uncertainty, and disruption for many business leaders who need to act quickly as pressure increases from all directions. Big data and analytics are at the core of this transformation, with Apache® Hadoop® as a foundational component of the big data […]

NVIDIA Podcast: How AI Protects PayPal’s Payments and Performance

The next time you don’t recognize a transaction listed on your monthly PayPal statement, rest assured: AI will likely identify the culprit and help ensure it won’t happen again. “AI has been used at PayPal for a long time, it’s at the core of the company, distinguishing the good customers from the bad customers,” Vadim […]

VMware: Best of 2017 Flash Memory Summit Recap

This year’s Flash Memory Summit landed at an interesting time thanks to the evolution of data transmission speeds, capacity, and compute power, as well as software, artificial intelligence, machine learning and big data. Data is being used in ways we couldn’t have conceived of ten years ago and it is evolving in incredible ways. So […]

Microservices Security Enables Arvato to Securely Migrate to Containers

Container Visibility and Microservices Security Was Critical for Migration Project The Container Project A year ago, Arvato, a subsidiary of Bertelsmann, embarked on an ambitious plan to migrate to a microservices based architecture with Docker containers as a key enabler. The project required robust microservices security and would enable Arvato to be more effective in […]

Who Said Only One Technology Could Sit on the IT Throne?

HP Enterprise
There have been six thrilling seasons of Game of Thrones, and now, after what feels like the longest wait, season seven is finally here. Throughout the show and especially in this season, we’ve seen many families forging alliances, albeit shaky alliances at best, to meet common goals and increase their power. What does this vastly popular […]

Fast Virtualized Hadoop And Spark On All-Flash Disks – VMware White Paper

Best Practices for Optimizing Virtualized Big Data Applications on VMware vSphere 6.5 Best practices are described for optimizing Big Data applications running on VMware vSphere®. Hardware, software, and vSphere configuration parameters are documented, as well as tuning parameters for the operating system, Hadoop, and Spark. The Hewlett Packard Enterprise ProLiant DL380 Gen9 servers used in […]

VMware: CenturyLink Transforms SAP Deployment Model with VMware Virtualization

We recently worked with CenturyLink, one of the largest telecommunications companies in the United States, to optimize their virtual SAP HANA solutions. The outcome is below referenced success story, where CenturyLink describes how they use the VMware platform, to provide a customized private cloud for SAP applications, including SAP HANA in less than 28 days, […]

Server StorageIO Industry Trends Perspectives Report WekaIO Matrix

Greg Schulz
Server StorageIO Industry Trends Perspectives Report WekaIO MatrixWekaIO is a scale out software defined storage startup vendor whose solution is Matrix. This Server StorageIO Industry Trends Perspective report looks at common issues, trends, and how to address different application server storage I/O challenges. In this report, we look at WekaIO Matrix, an elastic, flexible, highly […]

Hadoop Is Growing Up

As a part of my regular duties, my job is to pay attention to macro-level movements of various industries and technology sectors. One of those sectors is facing some rather large tectonic shifts as of late is the emerging and rapidly growing sector often referred to as big data. More specifically, the topic is Hadoop. […]

Storage on AWS – #AWS Summit Tel Aviv 2017 Video

Amazon Web Services
AWS offers a complete range of cloud storage services to support both application and archival compliance requirements. Select from object, file, and block storage services. holding the information used by applications. Big data analytics, data warehouses, Internet of Things, databases, and backup and archive applications all rely on some form of data storage architecture. We […]

Visit Our Sponsors