Category Archives: Success Stories

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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Top Five Nominees for the 2012 Government Big Data Solutions Award

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The following is a re-post from Bob Gourley of CTOVision.com. The amount of data being created in governments is growing faster than humans can analyze. But analysis can solve tough challenges. Those two facts are driving the continual pursuit of new Big Data solutions. Big Data solutions are of particular importance in government. The government has special…

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