Category Archives: Success Stories

Gravity Creates Personalized Web Experience, 300-400% Higher Click-through

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According to Jim Benedetto, Gravity’s co-founder and CTO, there have been two paradigm shifts that have transformed consumers’ web experience to date: Search — Google figured out how to index all of the content on the internet so you (internet user) can find what you’re looking for. Social — Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other social…

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Sneak Peek into Skybox Imaging’s Cloudera-powered Satellite System

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This week, the Cloudera Sessions head to Washington, DC, and Columbus, Ohio, where attendees will hear from AOL, Explorys, and Skybox Imaging about the ways Apache Hadoop can be used to optimize digital content, to improve the delivery of healthcare, and to generate high-resolution images of the entire globe that provide value to retailers, farmers,…

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Big Data’s New Use Cases: Transformation, Active Archive, and Exploration

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Now that Apache Hadoop is seven years old, use-case patterns for Big Data have emerged. In this post, I’m going to describe the three main ones (reflected in the post’s title) that we see across Cloudera’s growing customer base. Transformation Transformations (T, for short) are a fundamental part of BI systems: They are the process…

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The Winner of the 2012 Government Big Data Solutions Award is the National Cancer Institute

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The following is a re-post from CTOVision.com. The Government Big Data Solutions Award was established to highlight innovative solutions and facilitate the exchange of best practices, lessons learned and creative ideas for addressing Big Data challenges. The Top Five Nominees of 2012 were chosen for criteria that included: Focus on current solutions: The ability to make a difference…

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