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November 13, 2013  5:37 PM

What the hell is operational simplicity anyway?

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Basho, NoSQL, Open source, RIAK

Data vendors love to push towards the upper echelons of the enterprise space as much as possible, this means they (or their marketing departments at least) often fall foul of using the term operational simplicity with far too much gay abandon. But please, what the hell does operational simplicity...

October 17, 2013  5:08 PM

Free GOTO for NoSQL developers

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
NoSQL

The NoSQL Search Roadshow arrives in London next month on November 20th targeted at software developers, data managers, IT architects and technical ambassadors. a nqrl Capture.JPG


March 6, 2013  10:01 AM

Monty Program and the meaning of LAMP

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Analytics, Big Data, Open source

Industry analysis suggests that Google handles as many as two million pieces of data every minute. Combine this "fact" with the challenge of managing a transactional workload with big data complexity riddled right through its centre and you can see why data analysis and both macro- and micro-level...


January 23, 2013  3:49 PM

Why “community” is key to open source’s success

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Data integration, Open source

This is a guest commentary for the Computer Weekly Open Source Insider written by Yves de Montcheuil, VP of marketing for open source data integration company Talend. Montcheuil's full title for his thoughts here was fully entitled "Working...


December 17, 2012  12:14 PM

The future impact of open source on our information infrastructure

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Big Data, Gartner, Open source

Much of what we read relating to the future impact of open source, or cloud computing, or any significant 'still-nascent' technology paradigm tends to be focused on the user/consumer end. With more "BYOD trends will impact our future use of cloud" headlines that many readers can stomach, the...


December 7, 2012  11:25 AM

Intel graphs aim to make ‘big data inside’ easier

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Big Data, Intel

Intel is aiming to extend its recognition with the open source, developer and big data arenas by now offering an open source programmer tool aimed at supporting big data analysis. The Intel GraphBuilder tool has been specifically engineered to help handle big data for computer learning. Currently...


December 3, 2012  12:31 PM

How to win data analysis friends and influence the OLAP factor

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Data analysis, olap, Pentaho

Open source Business Intelligence and data integration company Pentaho has pushed some additional product releases to SourceForge web-based source code repository this week. The firm also works in the related areas of


August 31, 2012  10:10 AM

Open source analysis to save the European sovereign debt crisis

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Analytics, Finance, Open source

Could open source financial analysis software shake up Wall Street? This is what financial analyst Marc Joffe is hoping as he champions his new open-source methodology for rating sovereign debt. Insurgent (open source) guerrillas Working for San Francisco based Public Sector...


August 24, 2012  10:04 AM

Sherlock Holmes today is a data scientist

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Analytics, Big Data, Open source

Big Data is becoming an increasingly important and sensitive factor in terms of every large firm's ability to pinpoint and control their competitive advantage. Managing Big Data and analysing it correctly takes the skill of a modern day Sherlock Holmes... So in the news this week we...


August 7, 2012  8:53 AM

Dungeons and (open source storage) dragons

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Big Data, Data, Open source, Storage

The world of data storage is changing and open source is helping (well, trying extremely hard) to shake up a few traditional technology standards. For many years, storage has been about big boxes from big name storage vendors. Usual suspects here might include EMC, Hitachi Data Systems, NetApp,...


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