Netflix gives the world a lot more than just binge watching habits. The company today announced that it is open sourcing a tool that is used to collect event data from disparate application servers before it is sent out to other data platforms including Hadoop and ElasticSearch. The company calls it Suro.
The San Francisco, USA based WibiData, a well-known brand in building Big Data applications, has launched WibiEnterprise 3.0, an enterprise software platform for developing and deploying real-time Big Data apps.
It is a milestone in this IT automation company’s growth path. The Seattle-based Opscode has revealed that the CSC Big Data company Infochimps had automated its Infochimps Cloud for Big Data with the Opscode Enterprise Chef.
For any business, meaningful analysis of its data is a must or else, data collation is a waste of time. Perhaps with this at the back of their minds, visual data discovery solutions provider Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH) and IT solutions provider Abeo Electra decided to team up and strike a partnership to deliver clear and effective visual analytic solutions to SMEs and large organisations.
As the field of Big Data grows, so are new tools and services introduced. AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD FirePro S10000 12GB Edition graphics card, designed specifically for Big Data High Performance Computing (HPC) workloads.
Research firm Nielsen has announced that it will now start incorporating TV viewing statistics from mobile using a newly released SDK. This will empower the company to record the number of viewers who view TV content on their mobile and other digital platforms. This will then be incorporated with the company’s conventional television statistics that form a benchmark for broadcast companies.
H2O, the open source math and in-memory prediction engine for Big Data Science has graduated to the next level with the release of its latest version. H2O delivers parallel & distributed advanced algorithms on big data at speeds up to 100X faster than other predictive analytics providers.
The second generation H2O “Fluid Vector” release delivers new levels of performance, ease of use and integration with R.
Savvis, a subsidiary of telecom company CenturyLink, has unveiled a full suite of services designed to help organisations extract maximum value from their data.
Seems like Big Data is Northern Ireland’s new niche market. Northern Ireland has been chosen as one of four spots in the United Kingdom to host a new £7m Big Data centre – to analyse the equivalent of 150,000 iPads worth of information produced in the world on a daily basis.
Big Data analytical firm Datameer has made public its Datameer Smart Analytics to allow business users to find insights in their data even faster, and, as it claimed, “even do away with the need of a data scientist.”