Tag Archives: big data

Personalized Analytics and Insights with BIRT for Hadoop

Personalized Analytics and Insights with BIRT for Hadoop

Welcome to the Eclipse-based BIRT (Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools) tutorials developed by Actuate – The BIRT Company™. There are two tutorials for your learning enjoyment, each fairly straightforward and…

Indiana Analysis, Open Data Efforts Use SAP Hana

Indiana Analysis, Open Data Efforts Use SAP Hana

After pilot involving infant mortality data, Indiana adopts SAP Hana in-memory database as foundation of new management reporting system, plans open data website for citizens. The State of Indiana will…

Big Data Gets a Little More Manageable

Big Data Gets a Little More Manageable

Processing advancements are getting a lot of attention for their use with Big Data. Big Data isn’t just Hadoop and in-memory anymore. Big data technologies and tools have grown significantly…

Hortonworks Sandbox

Hortonworks Sandbox

Sandbox is a personal, portable Hadoop environment that comes with a dozen interactive Hadoop tutorials. Sandbox includes many of the most exciting developments from the latest HDP distribution, packaged up in…

How Domo built one big data platform to rule them all

How Domo built one big data platform to rule them all

Big data is one of the most talked about tech advancements in recent years. Here’s how Domo built a business intelligence tool platform for big data in business. Big data’s…

How Big Data Can Solve Small Data Problems

How Big Data Can Solve Small Data Problems

The reality of Big Data and Small Data isn’t so binary. We talk about Big Data and, now, Small Data as if it’s always clear with which you’re dealing. Big…

Announcing Apache Argus: A Clarion Call

Announcing Apache Argus: A Clarion Call

In May, Hortonworks acquired XA Secure and made a promise to contribute this technology to the Apache Software Foundation.  In June, we made it available for all to download and use…

Big data's biggest impact is not on Silicon Valley

Big data’s biggest impact is not on Silicon Valley

As interesting as big data can be within Silicon Valley’s elite companies, it’s having a bigger impact on Middle America. Most Hadoop jobs can be found in Silicon Valley, where…

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Why BI’s Late Movers are Big Data’s Early Adopters

The explosion in popularity of new business intelligence platforms and data warehouse technologies throughout the 1990s was well documented. But while companies in a broad range of industries including financial…

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When Data Joins The Dark Side

A big data stockpile may contain dark data — unstructured, unclassified information that you can’t put to good use. Maybe it’s time to find it. Quick, how much of your…