big data

Introduction and guide to Apache Mesos, a cluster manager that provides efficient resource isolation and sharing across distributed applications or frameworks.
1 comment Posted 15 Sep 2014 by Sachin P Bappalige Feed
Working with the Open Education Working Group, a new area that is starting to show real traction is open education data.
0 comments Posted 10 Sep 2014 by Marieke Guy Feed
Introduction to Apache Hadoop, an open source software framework for storage and large scale processing of data-sets on clusters of commodity hardware.
6 comments Posted 26 Aug 2014 by Sachin P Bappalige Feed
Twitter birds
Twitter has shifted its way of thinking about how to launch a new service thanks to the Apache Mesos project, an open source technology that brings together multiple servers into a shared pool of resources. It's an operating system for the data center. "When is the last time you've seen the fail... Read more
0 comments Posted 7 Aug 2014 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Milind Bhandarkar gives a talk about open source and big data at Great Wide Open 2014
0 comments Posted 22 Jul 2014 by Scott Nesbitt Feed
The R programming language is used for data visualization and expermiental analysis for the likes of Facebook and has a rapidly growing user base of more than two million. What began in 1995 as an open source academic research tool has evolved for use among commercial and industrial businesses... Read more
0 comments Posted 1 Jul 2014 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Sometimes it's best to go with what you know. For countless developers, database managers, analysts, and others who need to store data in a traditional relational database system, PostgreSQL is that system. But as the demands on databases grow, so too must the software which underlie them.
2 comments Posted 13 May 2014 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
open health resources
Clinovo is a Clinical Research Organization (CRO) that partners with life science companies to streamline their clinical trials. Their CTO Marc Desgrousilliers is managing the development of ClinCapture, their open source Electronic Data Capture (EDC) system. In this interview, he tells us more... Read more
4 comments Posted 26 Aug 2013 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
open source health
Tracing the career path of Dr. Kongkiat Kespechara is like reading a treasure map: there are twists and turns and surprises all along the way, but promises an unfolding bounty at the end. Here are some of his current activities: Dr. Kespechara is a still-practicing MD, a software entrepreneur, an... Read more
1 comment Posted 16 Jul 2013 by Aly Khalifa Feed
open source spatial monitoring and reporting
SMART stands for Spatial Monitoring and Reporting Tool. It's an open source solution for wildlife managers working in areas of limited and constrained resources. This software helps them collect, measure, and evaluate data overlayed on a structure of best practices, to increase the mission of the... Read more
0 comments Posted 20 Jun 2013 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed

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