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How Big Data Is Changing the Business Landscape

How Big Data Is Changing the Business Landscape

Data is an incredibly valuable asset. In fact, in some corners it is now being referred to as the world’s most expensive commodity, more valuable even than oil. Data not only now carries with it a significant monetary value, it ...

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Big Data Gets Bigger in 2015

Big Data Gets Bigger in 2015

We are firmly entrenched in the age of technology where the key to business success lies in their ability to: adapt, evolve, and keep up with the times. In 2015, that means big data, which is only projected to get ...

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Computer Scientists Break Terabyte Sort Barrier

Computer Scientists Break Terabyte Sort Barrier

Computer scientists from the University of California, San Diego, have recently reported setting a world-record, by sorting huge amounts of data in minimal time. This record might have significant impact on various industries that rely on data management, since the ...

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A CPU that Stores Data

A CPU that Stores Data

Scientists from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have demonstrated for the first time the concept of a vital magnetic characteristic of specifically fabricated semiconductor devices. The team hopes that this breakthrough could lead to smaller and faster ...

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High-Speed Internet in…Trains

High-Speed Internet in…Trains

Scientists from the University of York in England are taking mobile entertainment to the next level with a new technology, designed to significantly broaden the range of services currently available to train passengers worldwide. The researchers, from the Department of ...

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USB 3.0 Unleashed – First Products – 2010

USB 3.0 Unleashed – First Products – 2010

The USB 3.0 Promoter Group released the USB 3.0 specifications at the first SuperSpeed USB Developers Conference in San Jose, California, held on on Monday, November 17th. The completion of the specification, the technical map for USB 3.0 – also ...

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25GB in 70 seconds with USB 3.0

25GB in 70 seconds with USB 3.0

At the Windows Hardware Engineering Conference (WinHEC) 2008, USB-IF President, Jeff Ravencraft revealed that the new specifications for USB 3.0 would be fully released on November 17 at the SuperSpeed USB Developers Conference in San Jose. The USB 3.0 architecture ...

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Touch Me to Transfer Data

Touch Me to Transfer Data

A group of technology companies have joined forces in developing a new method for rapid data transfer between devices, called TransferJet. The new ‘close proximity wireless transfer’ technology automatically initiates the transfer of files such as high resolution videos, music, ...

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