Hadoop Week! Hadoop Week!

Many large organisations are experimenting with Hadoop distributions on commodity hardware to test whether they can generate the kind of intelligence they might have enjoyed from data warehousing solutions on a far cheaper platform. But what are the use cases for this new technology? How does an IT department make a business case for experimenting with the platform? And where should they go for technical resources? iTnews presents a three-part series and interactive webinar to get you started. Sign up to iTnews' daily newsletter to find out how to get involved.

Scourge of unsecure database deletions spreading

Scourge of unsecure database deletions spreading

Hadoop instances deleted with no ransom sought.
Jan 20 2017 6:42AM
How Airbnb is making its data more reliable

How Airbnb is making its data more reliable

Drive to reduce 'too many' outages.
Jul 6 2016 10:40AM
ConocoPhillips defers IT spend with Hadoop, cloud

ConocoPhillips defers IT spend with Hadoop, cloud

Upgrade freeze in IT squeeze.
Jul 6 2016 6:30AM
Telstra deploys Hadoop to pre-empt network issues

Telstra deploys Hadoop to pre-empt network issues

Predictive analytics project to boost availability.
May 29 2015 10:00AM
Don’t let big data get you into big trouble

Don’t let big data get you into big trouble

[Blog post] Think before you download unsigned, unauthenticated code.
May 5 2015 2:32PM
Toyota IT tackles 'agile' analytics

Toyota IT tackles 'agile' analytics

Cloud, integration software drive internal change.
Feb 12 2015 10:30AM
Inside Barclays and CommBank's open source collaboration

Inside Barclays and CommBank's open source collaboration

Using people power to drive down the costs of big data analytics.
Nov 3 2014 6:23AM
Intel's new Xeon processors take aim at big data

Intel's new Xeon processors take aim at big data

Tripled memory capacity.
Feb 19 2014 6:29AM
Google provides direct cloud storage for Hadoop

Google provides direct cloud storage for Hadoop

Planet-scale storage systems.
Jan 15 2014 6:57AM
Facebook open sources low-latency scalable database

Facebook open sources low-latency scalable database

Takes advantage of fast storage.
Nov 22 2013 1:59PM
Facebook's data query engine now open source

Facebook's data query engine now open source

Presto pokes petabytes.
Nov 8 2013 5:07AM
Hadoop 2 released with next-gen resource management

Hadoop 2 released with next-gen resource management

A big data YARN.
Oct 17 2013 10:39AM
Intel sued by Hadoop company Zettaset

Intel sued by Hadoop company Zettaset

Trade secret misappropriation alleged.
Oct 15 2013 6:35AM
Making a business case for Hadoop

Making a business case for Hadoop

How will it fit in traditional enterprise IT environments?
Oct 11 2013 9:23AM
Amazon scales up cloud service range in Sydney

Amazon scales up cloud service range in Sydney

Serves up Redshift, Glacier, high-storage EC2 instances.
Oct 9 2013 1:15PM
Hadoop and Big Data: 101

Hadoop and Big Data: 101

What is Hadoop and how might it fit in your organisation?
Oct 7 2013 7:00AM
The world's tiniest Hadoop testbed

The world's tiniest Hadoop testbed

DIY Hadoop testbed in one hour and under 500MB.
Oct 4 2013 3:57PM
Inside India's billion-user biometrics scheme

Inside India's billion-user biometrics scheme

Identity scheme aimed at crushing fraud.
Oct 4 2013 6:33AM
India's billion-user biometric odyssey

India's billion-user biometric odyssey

From ground-zero to ground-breaking, India is relying on a mammoth biometrics project to crush rampant fraud and deliver welfare to the nation's poorest.
Oct 3 2013 1:15PM
ABC seeks in-house data scientist

ABC seeks in-house data scientist

Analytics strategy to boost customer experience.
Sep 19 2013 12:01PM

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