White House Invests In Big Data, Cloud

Forbes has great coverage of the Federal government’s Big Data Research and Development Initiative, including the role of public cloud infrastructure in Big Data based on the government’s ‘Cloud First’ policy. Kudos to the Fed IT team for thinking forward!

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Berkeley Does Big Data

I stumbled upon a golden nugget from Technorati in my Twitter feed earlier this week. Berkeley has decided to partner with Twitter to offer a class in Big Data! This is a great move on Berkeley’s part, showing its desire to be nimble and address a critical skill set gap. It also is evidence we […]

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