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Big Data Is Making You Healthier

by Angela Guess James O’Brien of Mashable recently wrote, “[B]ig data is changing the scale and scope of how doctors care for patients and how caregivers and insurance companies address community-wide health issues.

Democratizing Big Data

by Jelani Harper The benefits of Big Data are apparent: improved analytics based on real-time input of a variety of geospatial, weather, customer, competitor, and industry-specific information.

The Big Data Recipe: Innovation, Optimization, and Disruption

by Angela Guess Jason Bloomberg of Wired recently wrote, “The recipe for successful innovation: begin with a good measure of disruption. Add a heaping helping of talent, and don’t forget to mix in plenty of creativity.

MapR Redefines SQL-on-Hadoop with Apache Drill

by Angela Guess According to a new article out of the company, “MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced the addition of Apache Drill 0.5 to the MapR Distribution including Hadoop.

Brady Manufactures Accurate Master Data with Stibo Systems

by Angela Guess A recent article out of Brady reports, “Brady Corporation a leading manufacturer and marketer of high-performance identification products, has successfully implemented Stibo Systems’ Master Data Management (MDM) solution to improve

IBM Reveals Watson’s Next Move: Big Data Analytics

by Angela Guess Doug Henschen of InformationWeek reports, “IBM on Tuesday announced the upcoming release of a cloud-based Watson Analytics service that promises to streamline and simplify the data-analysis process for untrained business users.