Often people ask me, Why should a large company trust startups with their data and pay them for it? and I usually retort Why not? The way I see it, the entire start-up ecosystem allows companies to experiment with their data at a much lower cost. Let me elaborate. Before the entire big data wave hit us, most companies didnt know how much data they could capture and retain and … [Read more...] about How Big Data Startups are allowing Companies to Experiment
There exists a viewpoint that big data has achieved maturity. From my perspective, there is still room to grow. Traditional data management and data integration approaches continue to undergo changes that are disrupting and altering product offerings, or resulting in entirely new product offerings. Big data oriented analytic use cases are evolving rapidly, which will continue … [Read more...] about Why Big Data Is Still In Its Adolescence!
Your .NET applications may experience database or storage bottlenecks due to growth in transaction load. Learn how to remove bottlenecks and scale your .NET applications using distributed caching. This talk covers: Quick overview of scalability bottlenecks in .NET applications Description of distributed caching and how it solves performance issues Where can you use … [Read more...] about .NET Developer Meetup London-Scale .NET Apps with Distributed Caching
Every year I ask myself the same question. Will there be any tangible, coherent and verifiable Big Data success stories in the coming year? Every year I come up with nothing. Nothing at all. Sorry, no rooms at the Big Data Success Inn, as we are closed for vacations. However, this year things are different. More positive, more alive and more fantastic. As you can probably … [Read more...] about 12 Amazing Big Data Success Stories for 2016
With the amount of data that organizations have to deal, with expected to grow into the exabytes in the coming year(s), we will need better technology. Bring in High-Performance Computing, or HPC in short, and a completely new world opens for you. HPC is dramatically changing the playing field. In the past years, it has grown from an innovative feature used only by the … [Read more...] about 4 Ground Breaking Use Cases of Big Data and High Performance Computing