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Cassandra for Greeks or for Geeks?

by Svetlana Sicular  |  August 11, 2012

Technology robs words of their intrinsic meaning: what happened to “like” and “friend”? Is it true that Facebook patented “face”? What is “oracle”? Who is Cassandra — a NoSQL database...

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Haute Couture of Big Data

by Svetlana Sicular  |  July 19, 2012

Big data haute couture roughly illustrates the state of the market. The question is: does a big data market exist? "Good morning I'm the global waiter at IT infrastructure solutions...

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Exiting a Market

by Bill Pray  |  March 7, 2011

Exiting a market can be tricky for a vendor. Some vendors are good at it, some are not. Nearly every major vendor makes a mistake and enters markets that it...

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Mashup Companies Still Getting Funding

by Anthony Bradley  |  December 22, 2008

JackBe, a leading boutique vendor of enterprise mashup technologies recently announced a new $5 million round of funding. Mashable.com had a good article titled "RockYou Spits in Recession’s Face, Secures...

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