Tag Archives: Gartner

Roundup 10/31/2016

Top machine learning (ML) and deep learning (DL) stories from last week. Plus some good reads, and special Halloween content. The featured image comes from MIT’s Nightmare Machine. Horrifying AI/ML/DL — Aussie bots that hunt down and kill small animals. — Bots with knives that cut flesh. — Machines that hunt and kill humans. — IBM Watson engines that profile you and sell

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Big Analytics Roundup (February 15, 2016)

We have a nice harvest of explainers this week, plus eight hard news stories: Gartner Updates Advanced Analytics MQ DataRobot Lands Cash MapR and Hortonworks Report Robust Revenue StreamAnalytix Adds Spark Support BlueData Announces Something Looker Delivers SQL on Hadoop New RStudio Release New Anaconda Release R has a new logo. On the Databricks blog, Tim Hunter and Joseph Bradley announce

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Big Analytics Roundup (May 25, 2015)

This week features new releases from Drill and Hive, plus announcements from DataStax and MemSQL. Andrew Brust summarizes the SQL options presented by Drill, Hive and Spark, noting that Drill’s “SQL everywhere” approach and DBMS vendors’ federated engines make the term “SQL on Hadoop” obsolete. Gartner surveys its panel of 284 people who rely on Gartner and concludes that Hadoop

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Gartner Advanced Analytics Magic Quadrant 2015

Gartner’s latest Magic Quadrant for Advanced Analytics is out; for reference, the 2014 report is here; analysis from Doug Henschen here.  Key changes from last year: Revolution Analytics moves from Visionary to Niche Alpine and Microsoft move from Niche to Visionary Oracle, Actuate and Megaputer drop out of the analysis Gartner changed its evaluation criteria this year to reflect only “native”

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