Algorithmia: An Open Marketplace for Algorithms

Algorithmia

Seattle-based start-up Algorithmia is a new marketplace for algorithms. Developers can turn algorithms into scalable web services with a single click. Companies and application developers can integrate algorithms into their own applications with under 10 lines of code by accessing the Algorithmia universal API.

Designing a High Performance Lustre Storage System: A Case Study

case

Intel’s White Paper, “Architecting a High-Performance Storage System,” shows you the step-by-step process in the design of a Lustre file system. It is available for download at insideBIGDATA White Paper Library. “Although a good system is well-balanced, designing it is not straight forward. Fitting components together and making the adjustments needed for peak performance is challenging. The process begins with a requirement analysis followed by a design structure (a common structure was selected for the paper) and component choices.”

SGI’s New German Subsidiary is an SAP Center of Excellence

sgi_logo

Today SGI announced that the company has opened a new subsidiary called SGI GmbH that will operate as an SAP Center of Excellence in Heidelberg, Germany as part of a strategic move to more closely support SAP business initiatives.

Metanautix Comes Out of Stealth to ­Simplify the Data Supply Chain

metanautix-logo_feature

Metanautix, a big data analytics company focused on simplifying the data supply chain, has announced that it has partnered with Sequoia Capital for a $7 million Series A financing round.

HAMR – Beyond MapReduce

ET International, Inc. (ETI) has announced that a beta version of HAMR is available for testing. After an extensive period of collaborative R&D and private testing, its big data analytics framework HAMR is now available for market-wide testing by developers and data scientists.

AAA Uses Target Marketing with Predictive and Geo-spatial Analytics

Bid-Data-2014.

At the recent Alteryx Inspire conference, the American Automobile Association (AAA) shared shared how they rely on predictive and geo-spatial analytics to better serve their members, their branch offices and anticipate business needs.

Conversion Logic Launchs New Attribution SaaS

ConversionLogic_logo

Conversion Logic, a company offering next generation SaaS advanced attribution with a deep focus on informing cross-platform video measurement and optimization, officially launched in Santa Monica. Conversion Logic offers a way to offer brands, ad agencies, media buyers and digital marketers the ability to attribute value across all digital channels with an initial emphasis on video, and take action on those insights immediately to maximize their media investment.

Tidemark Adds Advanced Analytics to its Cloud-First Financial and Operational Planning Applications

tidemark_logo

Tidemark, maker of modern cloud-first business planning and enterprise analytics solutions, announced it has added a new and innovative collection of features that brings advanced analytics to the office of finance.

Cisco Systems Releases UCS Big Data CVD Based on Ubuntu OpenStack

Cisco_logo

Ubuntu OpenStack continues to be the “go to” platform for enterprise scale out solutions, as Cisco releases its latest CVD (Cisco Validated Design), Hadoop as a Service (HaaS) with Cisco UCS Common Platform Architecture (CPA v2) for Big Data and OpenStack .

Do You Know What You R Doing With R?

Teradata_Bill_Franks_featured

In this special guest feature, Bill Franks from Teradata talks about how to get the most out of the R open source statistical environment when doing business analytics. He also tailors expectations in terms of several perceived limitations of R and how to get around them.