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NFL Launches Inaugural Big Data Bowl Analytics Contest
The National Football League has ventured into a new field i.e. data analytics. It has launched the NFL Big Data Bowl, where professionals and college students get access to historical data sets of...
Japan Plans To Tighten Regulation Of Foreign Tech Giants
The government of Japan is in the process to set up a structure to keep a track on the activity of the international tech giants. According to a source, the government will keep...
HPE Acquires Big Data Specialist BlueData To Fuel AI And Data-Driven Digital Transformations
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), a California-based IT company is planning to buy big data specialist BlueData, according to the company’s statement released on 27th November 2018. The move is in line with the company’s plans...
Microsoft CEO Nadella Says Future Data Centers Will Be Underwater
Microsoft CEO Nadella believes that in the future there will be many underwater data centers just like the project Natick across the world. The project Natick is about Microsoft’s plan to have a 40-feet data...
New McAfee Report Reveals Sensitive Data In Cloud More Exposed Than Organizations Think
The protection of the enterprise data is at serious risk owing to the growing incidents of cloud threats and configuration mistakes while storing sensitive information in the cloud and software-as-a-service (SaaS) collaboration. Considering this risk...
Secretive Big Data Giant 'Palantir' is Considering IPO at $41B Valuation
A number of ride-sharing companies including Uber and Lyft made news recently when banks revealed the estimate earnings, which led to speculation that the companies could be considering IPOs. According to reports, certain financial institutions...
Alibaba Expand Its Cloud Operations In Europe By Opening Two New Data Centers In UK
China-based Alibaba has reportedly opened 2 data centers in London, UK. The development is in line with the company’s plans to expand its cloud operations in Europe. This is the first time the company has...
Microsoft Invests In Grab To Work On Multiple AI and Big Data Projects
Microsoft has strategically entered into a deal to invest in on-demand services and ride-hailing company, Grab. As part of the deal, Microsoft will also collaborate with the company on a number of AI and big...
Amazon Signed Combined $1 Billion Cloud Deals With SAP, Symantec
The cloud-computing division of Amazon.com Inc. "Amazon Web Services" has reportedly entered into deals with SAP SE and Symantec Corp. The deals are said to be worth around $1 billion, as reported by Bloomberg citing...
Big-Data Rivals Cloudera, Hortonworks Announce Big-Deal Merger
Big-data leaders Cloudera Inc and Hortonworks Inc have entered a deal to merge the two big data companies and create a brand new firm that is estimated to make an annual revenue of around $720...