Posts Tagged ‘Big Data’

Making Big Data Meaningful with Graph Technology

July 11, 2014 at 9:34 am PDT | Graph DatabasesNeo4j

Big Data – Bigger Challenge The volume of net new data being created each year is growing exponentially — a trend that is set to continue for the foreseeable future. The higher the volumes of...

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May 20, 2014 at 11:34 am PDT | Graph DatabasesNeo4j

Eclipse RCP application development with embedded Neo4j NoSQL is the magic word when it comes to the processing of Big Data. The sheer size of data is here, however, only one factor. Increasingly, the complexity...

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The new technologies needed for dealing with big data

February 21, 2014 at 2:38 pm PDT | Graph DatabasesNeo4jNews

The growing demand to store and analyse very large bodies of information, and information that is not readily suited to storing in tables (unstructured data), has led to a rapid growth in the popularity of...

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Analysing Twitter Data with Neo4j

December 30, 2013 at 10:56 am PDT | BlogGraph DatabasesNeo4j

Original article posted on Here we take a look at how to analyze large amounts of unstructured data as in Twitter by using Graph Databases with Neo4j As part of a larger project we’ve...

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New Virtual Machine to get started with Big Data

December 27, 2013 at 10:52 am PDT | BlogGraph DatabasesNeo4j

With the new VM built using Ubuntu, people can use more frameworks including Neo4j! We offer a Virtual Machine (VM) for those interested in the Big Data training to get started easily. More details about...

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Choosing the right database: Understanding your options

December 23, 2013 at 9:22 am PDT | BlogGraph DatabasesNeo4j

Denish Patel gives us a quick look at some NoSQL databases available today, including Neo4j! Our world is awash in digital data. Continuous advances in storage technologies, data-collection methods and processing power enable our businesses...

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Choosing the right database: Understanding your options

December 5, 2013 at 1:35 pm PDT | BlogGraph DatabasesNeo4j

Denish Patel talks about the continuous advances in storage technologies and the different types of databases available today to help sort them, including Neo4j! Our world is awash in digital data. Continuous advances in storage...

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How Marvel Uses Graph Theory and NoSQL for the Marvel Universe

November 21, 2013 at 11:50 am PDT | Neo4jVideo

Peter Olsen at Marvel Entertainment discusses the role of graph theory and the NoSQL space in the Marvel Universe See the Full Article Here.

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Is there a sequel to NoSQL #bigdata analytics? SciFi cinemas have already foreshadowed it

September 13, 2013 at 10:05 am PDT | BlogGraph DatabasesNeo4j

Mary Liu talks about Big Data and how Sci-Fi movies would use complex databases that would require a complex method of graphing them, as well as how Neo Technology’s graph database fits into all of...

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How I MapReduced a Neo4j Store w/ Hadoop

September 6, 2013 at 9:35 am PDT | Graph DatabasesNeo4jVideo

In this video, Kris shows how he used Hadoop to scale the creation of a large Neo4j database by distributing the load across a cluster Read the Full Description Here.

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Graph Databases are Early in the Gartner’s Hype Circle for Big Data

August 20, 2013 at 10:28 am PDT | BlogGraph Databases

Gartner analysts unveils the latest on big data Here’s Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Big Data: … Some interesting notes: Early in the Hype Cycle, meaning these trends have not yet hit the peak of their...

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We’re Witnessing the Rise of the Graph in Big Data

May 14, 2013 at 10:56 am PDT | Graph DatabasesNeo4jNews

Graph databases and graph-processing applications have been popping up all over the place lately, and now they’re starting to go commercial. On Tuesday, popular open source project GraphLab joined the ranks of graph startups. GraphLab,...

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Neo Technology in Top 20 of Big Data 100

April 22, 2013 at 1:45 pm PDT | Master Data ManagementNeo4jNews

Neo Technology developed the Neo4j graph database, a category of NoSQL database technology that uses graph structures rather than indexes to quickly model and query connected data. A marquee customer is Cisco, which reportedly replaced...

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Matching and De-duplication in a Graph Database

March 22, 2013 at 7:39 am PDT | Graph DatabasesNews

Philip Howard, Research Director – Data Management, Bloor Research, explores matching and de-duplication in a graph database, topics discussed at The Data Warehousing Institute TDWI London Symposium. If Bill Clinton and William Clinton (this was...

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NOSQL: Taking Advantage of the Big Data Database Technology

February 12, 2013 at 5:28 pm PDT | Graph DatabasesNeo4jNews

Graph Databases such as Neo4j are discussed in the new book: Taking Advantage of the Big Data database technology) basic knowledge of NOSQL NOSQLの基礎知識 (ビッグデータを活かすデータベース技術) [単行本(ソフトカバー)] Neo4j fast processing graphs Neo4j is a graph type...

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Graphs as a New Way of Thinking

January 9, 2013 at 12:55 pm PDT | FEATURED NEWSGraph DatabasesNeo4jNews

In, Emil Eifrem, CEO, Neo Technology writes about how graph databases are tackling the complexity of big data with semi-structured and highly connected data. Faced with the need to generate ever-greater insight and end-user...

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2013 Big Data Predictions: Cross-scale data architectures including Graph Databases

January 3, 2013 at 2:05 pm PDT | Graph DatabasesNews

James Kobielus, Big Data Evangelist, IBM, outlines his Big Data Predictions for 2013, noting that cross-scale data architectures will predominate. They (organizations) will deploy cheap storage into lower-volume (low terabytes), higher-velocity (real-time) platforms closer to...

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Neo Technology is One Big Data Vendor to Watch In 2013

December 11, 2012 at 9:41 am PDT | FEATURED NEWSNeo4jNews

InformationWeek features ‘Neo Technology Database Manages Social Relationships’ “Social applications and graph databases go together like peanut butter and jelly,” says graph database consultant Max De Marzi. That’s the big reason Neo4j, the open source...

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Big Data Tradeoffs: What Agencies Need To Know

November 12, 2012 at 1:18 pm PDT | Graph DatabasesNews

Peter Mell, senior computer scientist at National Institute of Standards and Technology, NIST speaks with AOL Government on the limits of relational databases and the challenges of governmental agencies to manage big data.  Most particularly, there...

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The Graph is Afoot with Sherlock – YarcData’s Graph Analytics Appliance for Big Data

November 7, 2012 at 2:35 pm PDT | News

YarcData, a Cray company working with the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC) , announced the development of  “Sherlock”, a graph analytics appliance. “Sherlock,” says Nick Nystrom, PSC director of strategic applications, “provides a unique capability for discovering...

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Internet Connections and Big Data Graphs are Strategic Technology Trends

October 30, 2012 at 4:01 pm PDT | Graph DatabasesNews

Graph data and internet connections –  all things networked and connected – are recognized in Gartner’s “top 10 strategic technology trends for 2013′, revealed this week at the Gartner Symposium IT Expo in Orlando. Internet of...

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Neo4j – Beyond Hadoop: Graph Databases for Big Data

October 29, 2012 at 10:31 am PDT | Neo4jNews

Tom’s IT Pro in looking at ‘Small to Big Data Solutions’ notes that graph databases such as Neo4j would be better than Hadoop for some big data problems, particularly those described with networks and its...

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Facebook Seeks Next-Generation Big Graph Data Tools

September 28, 2012 at 11:17 am PDT | Graph DatabasesNewsQuote

Jay Parikh, VP of infrastructure engineering at Facebook, says that real-time processing and graph analysis are the hottest areas of exploration at Facebook. Graph processing is where Facebook is innovating. “Everything in Facebook is modeled as a...

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Open source está mais forte do que nunca

September 26, 2012 at 9:38 am PDT | Neo4jPortuguese Edition

Há alguns anos, o mundo olhava desconfiado para o open source. Profissionais independentes lutavam contra o modelo de receita do código aberto que se baseava exclusivamente em suporte pago. No entanto, é possível observar uma mudança...

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Next in Big Data: Google’s Dremel, along with Graph Database and Search Index

August 16, 2012 at 11:21 am PDT | Graph DatabasesNews

‘If you want to know what the large-scale, high-performance data processing infrastructure of the future looks like, my advice would be to read the Google research papers that are coming out right now.’  — Mike Olson,...

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Big Data : Un Nouvel Air Souffle Sur La Business Intelligence

July 31, 2012 at 10:07 am PDT | French Edition

Selon une récente étude d’IDC, le Big Data reste encore un terme flou pour 46% des responsables IT. Et pourtant, « ce mot qui fait partie des mots les plus confus de cette décennie »...

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IBM Devs Driving DB2 changes that include Graph Stores

July 16, 2012 at 6:02 pm PDT | News

In an interview with UK’s The Register, IBM Director of Strategy and Marketing for database software and system Bernie Sprang reveals how application developers, not DBAs, are now influencing changes in the new versions of DB2....

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Graph Databases: The Asterisk after “Big Data” NoSQL

July 11, 2012 at 3:58 pm PDT | Graph DatabasesNeo4jNews

William Mcknight of Jaspersoft writes that graph databases provide unique NoSQL capabilities and functions that are ‘not just for Big Data’. NoSQL solutions have been ‘positioned’ to support big data – larger volumes of diverse data –...

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Circle through your Google Analytics data with Neo4J and Circos

July 2, 2012 at 9:14 am PDT | Graph DatabasesNeo4j

Storing massive amounts of data in a NoSQL data store is just one side of the Big Data equation. Being able to visualize your data in such a way that you can easily gain deeper insights, is where things really...

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Not Only SQL, Not Only Hadoop

June 7, 2012 at 8:14 pm PDT | News

Manuel Sevilla, the Chief Technical Officer for the Global BIM TLI of Capgemini, writes that Big Data is not only Hadoop. NoSQL doesn’t mean No SQL, but Not only SQL! And the SQL word represents...

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YarcData announces $100K Big Data Graph Analytics Challenge

June 6, 2012 at 8:03 am PDT | News

YarcData is holding the contest to showcase the increasing applicability and adoption of graph analytics in solving Big Data problems. The contest is also intended to promote the use and development of RDF and SPARQL...

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Catch the buzz: Hadoop Hive is top of the Big Data charts (CloudPro)

February 28, 2012 at 4:06 pm PDT | News

A new index from Jaspersoft lets us know who are the big cheeses when it comes to Big Data It’s a Top 20 with the difference – it’s not the latest pop tunes but the...

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Beyond Hadoop: Understanding Big Data Options (IT Business Edge)

February 22, 2012 at 4:12 pm PDT | News

Well … you’re probably right to be suspicious and investigate, but the fact is, a lot of these solutions have been in the works for a while; also, some old approaches — enterprise search, for...

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Big Data Tools and Vendors (ITworld)

February 21, 2012 at 4:14 pm PDT | News

While big data systems offer flexibilities of scale at far more affordable prices then ever before, long-time data experts are also quick to point out that these newfangled big data systems are making use of...

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