Bright Computing Introduces New Cluster Manager with Ceph Integration

There have been a few announcements on Bright Computing the past few weeks; in this post I highlight two of the most important ones. During the Hadoop Summit last week, Bright Computing unveiled their latest version of Apache Hadoop cluster manager, Version 7.1. This version broadens and deepens the functionality of Hadoop and makes it […]

AFCEA Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium 5-7 May 2015 at Baltimore Convention Center

If you’re interested in cyber security and operations at the federal level, check out the AFCEA Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium.  This event combines the  JIE Mission Partners Symposium and the International Cyber Symposium to increase dialogue among key participants, broaden the involvement of essential stakeholders, and sharpen focus on critical issues. The agenda is packed […]

Amr Awadallah at Strata + Hadoop World 2015

The video at this link and embedded below captures the content of Amr Awadallah at Strata + Hadoop World 2015. This is a great video covering Hadoop and its evolution over the last ten years, what capabilities of this platform now provide, and how this changes our information architecture going forward (including the status of this […]

Security for Big Data Designs: Examining best practices with security architect Eddie Garcia

On Tuesday, January 27, 2015 CTOvision publisher and Cognitio Corp co-founder Bob Gourley hosted an event for federal big data professionals. The breakfast event focused on security for big data designs and featured the highly regarded security architect Eddie Garcia. Eddie Garcia is chief security architect at Cloudera, a leader in enterprise analytic data management. Eddie helps Cloudera […]

Pivotal CEO Hints At Big Shift In Their Hadoop Offerings

VentureBeat and GigaOm are both reporting that Pivotal will be announcing some big shifts in their Hadoop and other related offerings (recall that Pivotal is the firm spun off from EMC and VMware and has GE as a major investor). VentureBeat first announced that Pivotal will be ditching its Hadoop distribution and pulling out of the […]

25 Feb Cloudera Federal Forum in Tysons Corner: Amazing agenda filled with lessons learned and best practices

CTOvision is very proud to be a media sponsor of the 4th annual Cloudera Federal Forum. If you are into technology and government and want to find ways to enhance your ability to serve big missions you need to be at this event, 25 Feb at the Hilton McLean Tysons Corner. The Cloudera Federal Forum, now […]