Posts Tagged ‘Research and Development’

MADlib: A Solution for Big Data Analytics from Pivotal

January 14, 2014 | 0 Comments | Sofia Parfenovich
The blog post explores the MADlib library, featuring its performance clustering and linear regression results in comparison to Wolfram Mathematica.

Hadoop Benchmark: Cloudera vs. Hortonworks vs. MapR

November 28, 2013 | 0 Comments | Alex Khizhniak
The study demonstrates the performance results of the major Hadoop distributions operating under seven types of workloads.

A Gaming Bots Constest at a RoR Meetup

September 23, 2013 | 0 Comments | Volha Kurylionak
During the meetup, Belarusian developers shared tech experience in RoR and cloud development, as well as took part in the Ruby Codenjoy race.

Increasing Performance of a 100-Node Hadoop Cluster: The Story of Joyent

August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments | Alex Khizhniak
Joyent now produces disk I/O response times 3x faster than similar solutions from other IaaS providers.

Evaluation of AngularJS, a JavaScript UI Framework

August 29, 2013 | 0 Comments | Ilya Drabenia
The blog post overviews the main AngularJS features, as well as provides tips on how to fix some issues while developing web applications.

Data Visualization Tools: Flot vs. Highcharts vs. D3.js

August 27, 2013 | 0 Comments | Igor Zalutsky
The research compares three popular JavaScript libraries and evaluates how they manage massive data sets and enable real-time visualization.

Building Stock Trading Strategies: 20% Faster with Hadoop

August 16, 2013 | 0 Comments | Sofia Parfenovich
Learn how the technology improves the trading system’s performance and increases customer's revenues by 12% without additional investments.

Graph DB News Summary: July 2013

August 7, 2013 | 0 Comments | Andrei Paleyes
Learn about the latest releases and get some tips on how to deploy and query databases.

NoSQL/NewSQL DB Performance: Updates for June 2013

July 29, 2013 | 0 Comments | Andrei Paleyes
This month's news explore the latest developments in the world of scalable relational databases, including MapR big data platform, VoltDB 3.2, NuoDB, etc.

NoSQL News for June 2013

This month's news cover a new development standard from IBM and 10gen, the release of Couchbase Server 2.1, the upcoming NoSQL Now! conference, etc.