Big data architecture
As enterprise organizations begin to collect massive amounts of data and to begin to find ways to capitalize on that data, enterprise application developers are increasingly being asked to build big data architecture. Developing effective big data strategies that can go beyond processing big data in big batches and bring the enterprise into real-time big data analytics is a heavy challenge. Big data frameworks such as Hadoop can be very helpful, but at this point, enterprise architects need a thorough understanding of basics of big data.
Identifying where big data apps make sense today
21 Apr 2016
News - Developers can gain an advantage from identifying the most common use cases of big data apps today. Here, expert George Lawton offers three different things to keep in mind.
Why NoSQL databases are getting replaced
17 Mar 2016
News - NoSQL databases have gained popularity by solving problems at which relational databases fail. Now graphing engines are solving the problems that are too tough for NoSQL.
Barry Burd's guide to the best sessions to attend at JavaOne 2015
15 Oct 2015
News - Going to JavaOne this year? Wondering which sessions to attend? Conference veteran Barry Burd is here to help guide your way through Oracle's big conference in San Francisco.
Reflecting on lambdas, open source software and startup strategies at Devoxx 2014
12 Nov 2014
News - Reporting from Devoxx 2014, Geertjan Wielenga gives us all the latest news from Day Two of the iconic conference, including insights on how to support open source software, what might be included in the future Java 9 release, and even some startup...
OpenStack strengthened by AWS, Cloudscaling CTO says
22 Sep 2014
News - At OpenStack Silicon Valley 2014, Cloudscaling’s CTO discusses using AWS to enhance services.
What's next for big data trends in 2014?
28 Mar 2014
Conference News - Learn about the next steps in big data trends for the enterprise in 2014.
Tag management: Emerging areas for predictive analytics
28 Mar 2014
Conference News - Tag management is one emerging technology for predictive analytics.
Twitter data analysis helps beginners learn HBase, expert says
28 Mar 2014
News - Sameer Farooqui, freelance big data consultant and trainer, discusses HBase fundamentals and explains why Twitter can help developers learn it.
Forget about JavaOne. Let's talk about the feature list for Java 9
22 Sep 2013
News - At JavaOne 2013, Mark Reinhold worked up the crowd by pontificating about the future feature list for Java 9, as he closed the opening keynote sessions.
How Java rules improve Android apps: Taming big data with big reasoning
27 Jul 2013
News - Big data technologies are all the rage with enterprise architects and data focused professionals, but with big data isn't a panacea in itself. Big data solutions are only successful when they are accompanied by big reasoning as well.