Big data is an IT issue that has risen out of the basement of IT system support and into boardroom consciousness. The C-suite is starting to ask about big data, but without fully understanding its value.
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Spending on big data technology and services is likely to hit $16.9 billion by 2015, said an estimate from market intelligence firm IDC.
Big Data is rapidly moving from an abstract concept to become the core of business strategies
US-based SAS, a leader in business analytics software and solutions, offers an in-memory engine designed specifically for business visualisation of big data on general-purpose, non-proprietary hardware.
The SAS Visual Analytics co
Big data is a technology topic that’s getting a tremendous amount of headlines. You can hardly visit a technology website or read a publication without coming across an article on the subject. But there’s plenty of good reason for al
A major conference that will discuss some of this decade’s most important advances in data analysis, insights and information gathering techniques will be launched at the upcoming Arab Health Exhibition and Congress in Dubai.
The impact of the big data and cloud on the organizations in the Middle East region were discussed at length by global experts at the 'Middle East CIO Summit 2012' which opened in Fujairah on Monday.
More than 150 of the region’s m
EMC Corporation, the platinum sponsor of Cloud Confex, is taking part at Gitex Technlogy Week 2011, under the theme “Cloud Meets Big Data”.
EMC has a senior delegation of regional and international executives attending the exhibition, and