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Big data applications, cloud a heavenly match?

October 2014, Volume 2, Number 5

Issue Highlights

    • Retailer revs up analytics with cloud storage system
    • Sounders coach shows way ahead for analytics in sports
    • Analytical skills alone won't win over the business side
    • Big data in the cloud a complicated affair for startup SumAll
    • Cloud CRM system creates on-premises data integration needs
    • In mixing big data and the cloud, architectural issues loom large
    • Big data and cloud computing look for bigger foothold in enterprises
    • Supermarket co-op stocks up on big data platform to help spur sales
    • The buzz: New 4-D printing gets itself together

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