• Feds Make Big Strides in Big Data Management

    Feds Make Big Strides in Big Data Management

    During the past 12 to 24 months, federal agencies "have significantly changed the status quo," she noted.Factors that contributed to successful management of big data at federal agencies, according to the report, include the following: The gradually improving performance of federal agencies in managing big data and analytics could benefit vendors as agencies become more focused in the acquisition of related technologies.
  • In a Political Season

    In a Political Season

    The Internet didn't take off until the World Wide Web arrived and its browsers began to occupy it.These days we practically spend that on a bad hurricane season -- but what did we get for all that?
  • AWS Announces AI, Hybrid Cloud Innovations

    AWS Announces AI, Hybrid Cloud Innovations

    Along with Amazon Lex, the company introduced Amazon Polly, which allows developers to add natural-sounding speech capabilities to news readers or e-learning platforms.The company also announced AWS Greengrass, software that lets customers run AWS Lambda compute, messaging, data caching and sync operations on connected devices.
  • How Amazon Could Reshape More Industries in 2017

    How Amazon Could Reshape More Industries in 2017

    In fact, its Amazon parent company appears to have in mind far broader ambitions to significantly reshape the competitive landscape in more than just the IT industry in the coming years.It's no wonder that Amazon recently mentioned in a financial report that it had become a transportation company.