Fed Tech Roundup January 28

The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (fromFedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com):  Fed Tech Ticker California wrestles with making self-driving cars public – U.S. News & World Report Federal Government Joins SDPD In Fight To Keep Information About ‘Stingray’ Technology Secret – NBC 7 San Diego Push for CISA repeal in Senate appears […]

Truly Useful Artificial Intelligence Tools You Can Use Today

We know you, dear readers, have been tracking the megatrend of artificial intelligence. There are many issues in this trend that should inform your day-to-day decision-making (we examine AI issues as part of our CAMBRIC construct to help put the trend in the context of other major thrusts in the tech world). Most AI solutions today are […]

Microsoft Now Offers Datameer’s Big Data Analytics on Azure HDInsight

Datameer, the proven self-service big data insights platform for rapid data discovery, announced at the Strata + Hadoop Conference a go-to-market collaboration with Microsoft. Microsoft will now offer Datameer’s big data analytics on Azure HDInsight, in Q4 2015. “We believe that Hadoop-as-a-Service will lower the barrier to entry for business users who want to work with […]

With HoloLens Microsoft Is Cool Again: Or maybe cooler than ever

I haven’t been this excited about MicroSoft in forever. Their thought leadership, investment in R&D and incredible technical chops has turned what was recently science fiction into a deployable reality. The innovation is called the HoloLens. Its power and potential is perhaps best seen vice described. For an overview see the video at this link: In the […]

Fed Tech Roundup September 8

The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (fromFedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com):  Fed Tech Ticker Registration for 10 Nov 2015 FedCyber Summit Now Open Apple and Other Tech Companies Tangle With US Over Access to Data – New York Times Patent Law Shouldn’t Block the Sale of Used Tech Products – New York […]

Enterprise Partner Group Cloud Partner of the Year Award

Hortonworks has just announced that they have won the Enterprise Partner Group Cloud Partner of the Year award at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, held in Orlando. Hortonworks has been recognized for their efforts of bringing the benefits of Apache Hadoop to Microsoft Azure and Windows. Offering Hadoop for hybrid cloud architectures, Hortonworks delivers enterprise grade solutions […]