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A Harsh #BigData Message | @BigDataExpo #Analytics #DigitalTransformation

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Tue, 10/25/2016 - 04:45
This is a short blog with a harsh message for Big Data vendors. Camera fades in to Pastor Schmarzo heading to the pulpit… What does the future hold for today’s big data vendors? Hundreds of startups are rushing into the big data market to stake their claim to a market that IDC predicts will reach $187 billion by 2019. Dang, that’s a big market, especially considering that the Global Business Intelligence market will only reach a trifling $20.8 billion by 2018 or the long-running ERP applications market is expected to reach a trivial $84.1 billion by 2020. Yes, the big data market opportunity is very exciting indeed!

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Categories: Media, RIA

Virtustream CEO: Being Part of a Larger Dell 'Exhilarating,' 'Awesome'

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 10/25/2016 - 04:20
Virtustream CEO Rodney Rogers says the company can still pursue its road map while taking advantage of Dell's industry reach.
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Policy Change Lets Google Combine PII With Browsing Data

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 10/25/2016 - 04:16
A policy change lets Google combine data from the DoubleClick database with personally identifiable information. Tracking is completely opt-in, Google says.
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IT Infrastructure: Deploy. Integrate. Repeat | @CloudExpo #SDS #Cloud #Storage

Java Developer's Journal - Tue, 10/25/2016 - 03:00
They say insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result. Sometimes doing the same thing over and over while expecting the same results can be insane too. Find out how to change your expectations of IT infrastructure. Have you ever wondered if you are stuck in an IT infrastructure loop, continuously deploying the same types of components and integrating them into an overall infrastructure architecture? Servers for CPU and RAM, storage appliances, hypervisor software, and disaster recovery software/appliances are just some of the different components that you've put together from different vendors to create your IT infrastructure.

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Categories: Java, Media

FalconStor Now Charging Users Only for Primary Data Storage

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 10/25/2016 - 01:22
FalconStor is all about automating the movement of data in storage and making it available when and where it's needed in any production environment.
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[session] @Cloudera to Present at @CloudExpo | #BigData #IoT #DataCenter

Java Developer's Journal - Tue, 10/25/2016 - 01:15
Traditional on-premises data centers have long been the domain of modern data platforms like Apache Hadoop, meaning companies who build their business on public cloud were challenged to run Big Data processing and analytics at scale. But recent advancements in Hadoop performance, security, and most importantly cloud-native integrations, are giving organizations the ability to truly gain value from all their data. In his session at 19th Cloud Expo, David Tishgart, Director of Product Marketing at Cloudera, will cover the ins and outs of Hadoop, and how it can help cloud-based businesses.

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Categories: Java, Media

Samsung Still Doesn't Know Why Note7 Smartphones Failed: Report

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 10/25/2016 - 00:15
The Note7 was doomed as Note7 fires popped up and the company apparently guessed on the cause before being certain.
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Hyperconverged Infrastructure | @CloudExpo #DataCenter #ML #Virtualization

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 23:30
You’ve probably heard a multitude of things around hyperconvergence or hyperconverged infrastructure as these are becoming hot new industry buzzwords, but what do these terms really mean? Are vendors that say they have hyperconverged infrastructure really living up to the promises of true hyperconvergence or is it just marketing hype?

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Top @CloudExpo Sponsor | #IoT #M2M #ML #BigData #DigitalTransformation

Java Developer's Journal - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 23:15
The best way to leverage your Cloud Expo presence as a sponsor and exhibitor is to plan your news announcements around our events. The press covering Cloud Expo and @ThingsExpo will have access to these releases and will amplify your news announcements. More than two dozen Cloud companies either set deals at our shows or have announced their mergers and acquisitions at Cloud Expo. Product announcements during our show provide your company with the most reach through our targeted audiences.

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Categories: Java, Media

Microsoft Taps Cloud for STEM Education Program

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 23:00
Microsoft Philanthropies is seeing progress in helping non-profit organizations educate children about robotics and fight child hunger in Argentina.
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OpenStack Summit Focuses on Security, Interoperability

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 22:40
Although the event will highlight use cases as well as cloud interoperability, securing OpenStack clouds will be a prevailing theme this year.
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Collibra Update Shows 'Amazonification' of Data Analytics

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 22:12
Collibra enables users to research and find data in the same way they shop for products on consumer sites, such as Amazon and iTunes, the company said.
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T-Mobile Q3 Revenue, Net Income Up From 2015

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 22:10
T-Mobile bolstered its Q3 results by adding 851,000 postpaid phone customers, plus 684,000 prepaid customers in the quarter.
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Analysts Examine AT&T-Time Warner Deal's Potential Impact

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 21:50
Analysts weigh pros and cons of AT&T-Time Warner deal; massive cyber-attack shows risk of poor security on network nodes; HackerOne, Synack win new Hack the Pentagon bug bounty contract; and there's more.
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Microsoft Gives Xamarin Developers an Azure Storage Nudge

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 21:39
A new client library makes it easier for Xamarin developers to add cloud storage capabilities to their mobile apps.
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Analysts' Reactions to AT&T-Time Warner Deal Are Mixed

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 20:45
Some analysts say that AT&T's strategy of bringing content and customers further together doesn't mean guaranteed success.
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Softnets to Exhibit at @CloudExpo | @Softnets #BI #Hadoop #BigData #Analytics

Java Developer's Journal - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 18:00
SYS-CON Events announced today that SoftNet Solutions will exhibit at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. SoftNet Solutions specializes in Enterprise Solutions for Hadoop and Big Data. It offers customers the most open, robust, and value-conscious portfolio of solutions, services, and tools for the shortest route to success with Big Data. The unique differentiator is the ability to architect and implement a complete Big Data architecture specific to your use case. SoftNet Solutions is a premier choice to work with all your Big Data needs from infrastructure up to business consulting.

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Categories: Java, Media

10 Findings from J.D. Power Smartphone Satisfaction Report

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 17:42
J.D. Power's latest satisfaction survey uncovered the good, the bad and the ugly in the smartphone space, including potential trouble spots and who's winning.
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The #IoT and DNS | @ThingsExpo #BigData #IoT #M2M #DigitalTransformation

Java Developer's Journal - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 17:30
When we talk about the impact of BYOD and BYOA and the Internet of Things, we often focus on the impact on data center architectures. That's because there will be an increasing need for authentication, for access control, for security, for application delivery as the number of potential endpoints (clients, devices, things) increases. That means scale in the data center. What we gloss over, what we skip, is that before any of these "things" ever makes a request to access an application it had to execute a DNS query. Every. Single. Thing.

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Categories: Java, Media

Cumulus Networks Launches Marketplace for Networking OS

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 10/24/2016 - 17:10
The new marketplace is a centralize repository for third-party offerings based on Cumulus Linux, the open-source OS for networks.
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