December 6, 2013

Cloud Operating Systems: The Next Big Thing?

Running Java in the Cloud, are you? Using Tomcat because it’s lightweight? Let’s take a closer look. Your code is running on Tomcat, which is running on a Java Virtual Machine (JVM), which is running on a Linux operating system (OS) in your virtual machine (VM) instance. But that VM

Only 8.9% of Enterprises That Use Hadoop Are Using It for Advanced Analytics

A recent survey conducted by Sand Hill Publishing revealed some surprising facts about enterprise Hadoop use. While Hadoop is usually mentioned in the same breath as big data analytics, few companies are actually using it that way. Only 8.9 percent of those surveyed said they are currently using Hadoop for