IBM Cognos: Established Business Intelligence Player

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Cognos is a name that has been in the enterprise world since 1969. It has been in the business intelligence sector competing with capabilities from Business Objects, Microstrategy and Oracle. It was acquired by IBM in 2008 and is now referred to as the IBM Cognos platform. While still considered by many to be associated […]

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

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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

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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 […]

New O’Reilly EBook: Field Guide To Hadoop

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A new free E-book has just been released we believe will be of interest to a majority of our readers titled:  The Field Guide to Hadoop. This book is recommended for IT managers, developers, data analysts, system architects, and strategists who are faced with having to replace current systems and skills with the new set required […]

Strata Hadoop World 2014: Watch Live Streaming Here

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If you could not make it to Strata-Hadoop World 2014 in NYC you can still watch streaming video of the keynotes. To do that visit our Hadoop World video streaming page here: https://ctovision.com/strata-hadoop-world-2014-watch-live-streaming-here/ Be sure to bookmark it! Here is the schedule of keynotes: Thursday Keynote Welcome 8:45am–8:55am Thursday, 10/16/2014 Roger Magoulas (O’Reilly Media), Doug […]

Open Frameworks Around Pentaho Providing Blueprints for Big Data Success

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Enterprises everywhere have been seeking improved ways to make use of their data. Federal agencies have in many ways been on the cutting edge of community efforts at big data, with most all agencies either executing on a comprehensive big data strategy or empowering technologist to explore and prove out possible solutions so a strategy […]