Drones to Power ?

If you believe all the future visions for the drone market , a lot will soon be buzzing around us: drones with urgent medicines, those for inspecting suburban railroad bridges, police drones to monitor criminal priorities and of course thousands of delivery drones with parcels from Amazon. We as B10 have been looking at different drone startups for

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Could Frankfurt become the new Berlin for startups?

Could Frankfurt become the new Berlin for startups? – The Local Photo: DPA / obs / CARGLASS GmbH DPA/The Local 2 January 2017 As Berlin sets its sights on becoming Europe’s biggest startup hub, there’s another German contender in the running, hoping to catch up through the finance technology scene. In Frankfurt’s towering Pollux highrise,

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IBM, Cisco Take IoT Analytics To The Edge

IBM’s Watson IoT platform, in conjunction with Cisco’s edge analytics capabilities, could allow businesses to analyze IoT data closer to its source. 9 Secrets Of Data-Driven Companies On Thursday, IBM and Cisco said they are working together to bring business analytics to the edge of the network. The collaboration is meant to offer companies operating

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Hortonworks, Pivotal Expand Open Source Big Data Alliance

Pivotal has ditched its own Hadoop distribution in favor of Hortonworks’ Hadoop as the two companies expanded their alliance to distribute each other’s open source big data implementations to customers. 12 Inspiring Women In Data Science, Big Data (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) Hadoop distribution is really concentrated among three major vendors who

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Best Big Data Certifications For 2016

The field of big data, analytics and business intelligence is all the rage these days, and the number of certifications is ticking up accordingly. What’s more, IT professionals with big data and related certs are growing in demand. Today’s organizations are looking for more and better ways to wrangle the voluminous amounts of data available

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Big data needs big security changes

Access control for big data analytics needs policy-based security that includes context as well as users and roles Security for big data analytics is challenging. Here’s why: When you can’t analyze in place, you need to copy that data — at which point all the stipulations about who can see or change all manner of

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