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MapR Distribution Now Ships with Apache Drill 1.0 – A Schema-Free SQL Engine

by Angela Guess Neeraja Rentachintala of MapR recently wrote, “Today, we are extremely excited and proud to announce the general availability (GA) of Apache Drill 1.0, as part of the MapR Distribution.

Best Buy, Bing, CNET, eBay, Google and Walmart Support New GS1 US Standard for Listing Product Information Online

by Angela Guess According to an article released yesterday, “A new GS1 US standard offers a common approach for listing and classifying products across all e-commerce platforms.

Inside Snapchat’s Deep Learning Project

by Angela Guess John Montesi recently wrote for Skyword, “A huge part of Snapchat’s popularity among the younger audience is its seemingly private, ad-free user experience.

IBM Invests in WayBlazer and Sellpoints to Advance Watson Powered Apps

by Angela Guess A new article out of the company reports, “IBM today announced two new investments in WayBlazer and Sellpoints to advance online travel and shopping apps powered by Watson.

The Spotlight on Strategic Data Quality and Data Strategy

by Jennifer Zaino Data Quality and Data Strategy were some of the main topics of discussion at this spring’s CDOvision 2015 Conference at Enterprise Data World (EDW) in Washington D.C.

The Data Center of the Future: Deciding Which IT Battles to Fight

by Angela Guess Nick Nickolaisen recently wrote for SearchCIO, “Technology is ubiquitous and it is constantly changing. Because of that, IT leaders must become really good at deciding which technology battles they should fight.