Teradata gets into the in-memory biz to take on SAP’s HANA

  photo: Shutterstock / Hellen Sergeyeva SUMMARY:Teradata is trying to steal some thunder in the in-memory analytics space with a new technology called Intelligent Memory that places hot data in RAM while dispersing the rest across solid-state drives and disk. Data analytics veteran Teradata will not let the new era of data-analysis architectures pass it by ...

The Modern Data Nerd Isn’t as Nerdy as You Think

This Post was originally posted on Wired Data science is turning math nerds into rock stars — and it turns out they aren’t as nerdy as you might think. Photo:Enzo Varriale   Data scientists are fast becoming the rock stars of the 21st century. Thanks in part to Nate Silver’s eerily accurate election predictions and Paul ...