IBM Netezza Blog
May 6, 2013
Before you continue reading this blog, take a look at your phone's address book. Do you have the number to your insurance company? I can confidently say that I have mine properly entered...well, I can say that as of twenty minutes ago.
April 3, 2013
On April 3rd, IBM hosted a press, analyst and social influencer event in Almaden, California at the IBM Research Lab to introduce a new suite of IBM big data solutions, further expanding
August 7, 2012
Visitors to IBM Netezza's "Thinking Inside the Box" may find something quite unexpected when they visit the site in the next few days. "Thinking Inside the Box" is becoming the IBM "Big Data Hub".
August 7, 2012
James Kobielus recaps last week's quick-hit ponderings, covering meaty metadata, proofs of concept, the role of behavioral analytics in recommendation engines, decision scientists, and the speed of thought.
July 30, 2012
James Kobielus recaps his week's worth of quick hits, covering peta-governance, advanced visualization, prediction markets, frictionless sandboxes, and the NoSQL = no disk quandary.
July 23, 2012
Jim Kobelius recaps his quick hits from the week of July 16, 2012, covering topics that included information glut, advanced visualization, social sentiment, Hadoop and complex event processing.
July 16, 2012
James Kobielus recaps his recent Facebook Quick Hits, on RAM as a dumping ground, big data's optimal deployment model, frictionless sandboxes, sexy statistics and big data "scores," and advanced visualization.
June 29, 2012
James Kobielus recaps the quick-hit ponderings from the IBM Netezza Facebook page. He went deeper on the themes of sexy statistics, Hadoop uber-alles, smartphones as big data analytics platforms, and big data's optimal deployment model. And he opened up a fresh topic: frictionless sandboxes.
June 22, 2012
Here are the quick-hit ponderings that I posted on the IBM Netezza Facebook page this past week. I went deeper on the themes of experience optimization, Hadoop, big data crowdsourcing, and DW appliance proofs of concept. And I opened up a fresh topic: big data's optimal deployment role. I also attended and spoke at the Hadoop Summit last week, which stimulated many thoughts you'll find reflected in this coming week's quick-hits:
June 18, 2012
Here are the quick-hit ponderings that I posted on the IBM Netezza Facebook page this past week. I went deeper on the themes of information glut, DW appliance POCs, handheld petabytes, and online recommendation engines. I started up a new thread on crowdsourcing in big data modeling, development, and exploration. I posted most of these while attending and presenting at the Hadoop Summit (more on that in next week's quick-hits etc.):