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Big Data Debate: Will Hadoop Dominate?

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  Monday, March 25, 2013
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Between The Lines Columnist New York's 32-Story Data Fortress: Inside Tour
By John Foley
Sabey's 1-million-square-foot facility in lower Manhattan is billed as the world's tallest and largest high-rise data center.

Facebook's Futuristic Data Center: Inside Tour
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Big Data Debate: Will Hadoop Become Dominant Platform?
Will Hadoop become the hub from which most data management activities will either integrate or originate? Two big data experts square off.

Apple Patches Password Reset Vulnerability
Bug wouldn't have been blocked by Apple's new two-factor iTunes authentication due to system's three-day waiting period.

BlackBerry U.S. Launch Disappoints: Where Are Ads?
BlackBerry Z10's first weekend of sales in the U.S. was weak. The good news: The device is easy for owners to repair, says iFixit.

What Education Tech Success Stories Share
Educational technologies have the potential to stretch dollars and improve education, with the right supporting policies, Brookings Institution reports.

Unpatched Remote Access Tools: Your Gift To Attackers
Three-year-old "TeamSpy" espionage campaign should be a wake-up call. Lock down your remote-access tools, or else.

Google Backlash: For Real This Time?
Unhappiness about Google Reader's impending closure and mistrust about Google's commitment to new products won't last.

20 People Who Changed Tech: Alexander Graham Bell And Theodore Vail
In this fourth installment in our series, Howard Anderson tells how a masterful inventor and a business genius transformed communications.

"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him." -- David Brinkley

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Security Implications Of Big Data Strategies
To understand how to secure big data, you have to understand what it is - and what it isn't. As organizations set about building big data clusters, they're finding that many of the best practices for securing such clusters are the same used to secure any corporate data. However, there are some big differences as well.
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The platform-as-a-service value proposition is so strong, and so aligned with business and developer interests, that it's a matter of when, not if, PaaS becomes the standard for Web applications. It's time to evaluate your options and plan a migration strategy. This report, the companion to our online comparison, explains the 7 key factors to consider.
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Success In The Cloud: Why Workload Matters
Cloud computing is creating a sea change, not just in how IT resources and services are delivered, but in how the business does business. Read this white paper to discover how cloud computing has altered the IT landscape.
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IBM Power Systems And Their Support For Business Resiliency In Challenging IT Environments
The increasing competitiveness of the global business environment puts direct pressure on IT organizations - and the businesses they support. Find out why business resilience keeps business services flowing to end users and end customers alike.
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3 Warning Signs Your IT Team Is Job Hunting
Do you know how to spot clues that your IT team members may soon leave? Consider this expert advice on IT talent retention.

10 Great Android Apps For Tablets
What Android apps really shine on tablets? Take a look at a few of our favorites.

Google's 10 Best Gags, Pranks And Easter Eggs
The search giant knows a good laugh when it sees one. Here are 10 great examples of Google's goofy side.

10 Best Android Apps Of 2012
Check out these 10 gems that stood out from the crowd of 700,000 Android apps.

Big Data Analytics Masters Degrees: 20 Top Programs
These one-year and two-year graduate programs are just what's needed to close the big-data talent gap. Read on to find a school that fits your ambitions and background.


New York's 32-Story Data Fortress: Inside Tour
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Bob Metcalfe Plans Ethernet's 40th
The 'Father of Ethernet' comes back to PARC, the scene of the crime, to talk about Ethernet's future -- including a 40th birthday bash in May.   Watch

CES 2013: It's A Wrap!
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