It's tough to find talent. But recruiters, headhunters, and their ilk should be banned from meetups and user groups before they kill them
Mongo has recently become a thing. Fortunately, some RDBMS skills port over easily -- but schema design isn't one of them
Tonight I'm going to a sold-out MongoDB eventhosted by my company at our local startup incubator. Already, 250 have people signed up. That's a pretty good crowd for Durham, NC, but not surprising considering the focus is MongoDB schema design.
The more things change, the more they stay the same, especially when marketing bots make grandiose predictions. Here's what'll stay put in the coming year
Press Release: Open Software Integrators Joins Cloudera Connect Program as Big Data Services Partner
Open Software Integrators provides solutions for Hadoop and Big Data platform
Durham, NC December 10, 2013 -- Open Software Integrators (OSI), the open source professional services company, has recently announced a professional services partnership with, the leader in enterprise analytic data management powered by Apache Hadoop™Cloudera.
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Give someone a mobile device for the holidays, and chances are it will be too big to fit in their stocking. Does anyone really want a phone this large?
My family celebrates Hanukkah instead of Christmas. Plus, we decline to worship Apple. How irritating, then, that any high-end Android phone you buy this year will slit your stocking due to its enormous form.
Graph Database Meetup: Introducing Neo4j
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
119 N. Periora St #2E
Chicago, IL 60607
Learn all about Neo4j and the new features of Neo4j 2.0. There will be some great use cases for Neo4j, as well as, sample code to get you started. Come have the "graph epiphany" and start seeing graphs everywhere.
Max De Marzi, Senior Consultant, Neo Technology
Hadoop on the SAN? That is, a hot, disruptive technology demanding new architecture paired with core IT's pet investment? Don't do it!
WebSockets enables instant data exchange and is supported by all modern browsers. Put it to use immediately in your Web apps
To all my readers: Fortunately for me I'm currently in Brazil scaling systems, soaking up 90º F (32.2º C) weather, and having my fill of feijoada and caipirinha. Meanwhile, to keep this blog up to your standards, I've enlisted my main man Jonathan Freeman to educate you while I'm away. Without further ado, here's Jonathan -- front-end guru, big data specialist, and jazz musician. Enjoy and see you in a couple weeks! -- ACO