October 26, 2015

IBM Launches Cloud-Based Apache Spark Service

At its Insight 2015 conference, IBM announced general availability for its Analytics on Apache Spark, a big data analytics service that runs on its Bluemix cloud development platform. Apache Spark

Looking Back at the Mighty Function

One of the most basic building blocks of programming is the function. You call some piece of code, passing some parameters and you get back a returned value. If you