June 4, 2013

Lies, Damn Lies, and Big Data Analytics

The goal of Big Data analytics is to mine those valuable nuggets of truth from an immense heap of noise. If only we pile the miscellaneous data high enough and deep enough, the reasoning goes, and we have tools that can separate the gold from the rocks, then we’ll end

Visual Studio 2013 Preview Due Soon

In the past, Microsoft has taken two years between each update of its Visual Studio integrated development environment (IDE), but it is rushing out Visual Studio 2013 less than one year after Visual Studio 2012. The preview of Visual Studio 2013 is expected within a couple of weeks, with general

IBM Incorporates Devops Support in Cloud, Mobile Development Tools

IBM is adding some devops capabilities into its SmartCloud cloud computing platform and its MobileFirst mobile development software. SmartCloud is getting new log analysis tools for its cloud analytics, application monitoring insight to track application performance in real-time and new services that will allow developers to deploy and manage PHP