The use of Hadoop as an analytic tool in big data is picking up but there are still some challenges, writes Edwin Yapp.
The deployment of cloud computing in Malaysia in these past few years has been largely confined to enterprises implementing private cloud configurations. But unbeknownst to many, service providers offering virtual private clouds – or hybrid clouds – are expected to grow “amazingly fast” in Malaysia, says the local head of EMC Corporation.
Seagate Technology has unveiled two new enterprise-class hard disk drives (HDDs) it said were optimised for emerging cloud infrastructures and large scale data centres: The Seagate Terascale HDD (pic) and the Seagate Enterprise Performance 10K HDD v7.
Some players focus too much on the mysticism surrounding big data while ignoring a reality that is far more dynamic and complex. Here is DNA columnist Bernard Sia’s take.
Undeterred by the lack of success of his AIM-listed company Pulse Group, Bob Chua took it private last October, and is now eyeing the big data market.
Teradata has introduced the Teradata Portfolio for Hadoop, which it claimed provides the most open, flexible and comprehensive options to deploy and manage Apache Hadoop.
EMC Corporation and Lotus F1 Team have partnered to create the information technology backbone necessary for the racing team’s aspirations for a World Championship in 2015.
As more enterprises take up bring-your-own-device (BYOD) initiatives amidst the continuing shift toward cloud computing, identity management has come to forefront of security concerns.
RSA has released the next iteration of its Silver Tail web threat detection solution, designed to help organisations better visualise website activity in order to identify normal behaviour from that of the potentially malicious.
Dell, Intel and Revolution Analytics have announced the creation of the Big Data Innovation Centre in Singapore, which they said would provide extensive training programmes, proof-of-concept capabilities and solution development support on big data and predictive analytic innovations for the Asian market.