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BNY Mellon Report Explores Big Data in Finance, in the 21st Century

A report recently published by BNY Mellon - it's available to anyone who request it from them - takes a look at big data, its definition and its potential, and "sketches its transformational...
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MemSQL Ships Distributed In-Memory Database

Following up on its unveiling in June of last year, San Francisco-based MemSQL has released a distributed version of its eponymous in-memory database, aimed at introducing big data scalability to the...
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Continuum Analytics Provides Python Insight into Thomson Reuters Databases

Continuum Analytics is providing access to Thomson Reuters' QADirect data offering via Wakari, its browser-based Python data analytics platform. Python is an open source computer language that was...
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Corvil Collaborates with Cisco; TS-Associates Upgrades Correlix, Outlines Strategy

The two leading latency management specialists - Corvil and TS-Associates - released news this week of collaborations, upgrades and strategy. Corvil announced a collaboration with Cisco Systems (...
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Q&A: GigaSpaces' Adi Paz on In-Memory Performance and Big Data

The In-Memory term is increasingly in use, and in the context of big data. We asked Adi Paz, vice president of marketing and business development at GigaSpaces Technologies, to explain the...
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DDN Touts STAC Benchmark Performance

Storage vendor DataDirect Networks is pointing to new record benchmark results for financial analytics for its SFA12K-40 platform. The benchmark in question in the STAC-M3 suite, covering a number of...
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Towards Intelligent Trading: Anova Rolls Microwave to DC News Hub

Anova Technologies is taking control of a microwave wireless network connecting Equinix's key economic news distribution hub in Washington, DC to Nasdaq OMX's data centre in Carteret, NJ. In so doing...
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MapR Sets New MinuteSort Record; Grabs $30 Million

Hadoop distributor MapR Technologies recently announced that it had set a new world MinuteSort record using Google's cloud-based compute offering. Following up on that, the company just raised a...
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Low-Latency Summits: Looking Back and Forward

We held the latest Low-Latency Summit in London a couple of weeks ago and already the memories are distant ones. But a lot was covered, from ROI on latency investment to trading in Russia. We...
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Intel Enters Hadoop Fray

Intel has introduced its own distribution of Hadoop, incorporating enterprise level features for security, performance and management. The IT giant has also announced a number of partners for its...

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