IBM PureData System for Hadoop is part of the IBM PureSystems family of solutions (including IBM PureApplication System, IBM PureFlex System and PureData System) and is designed to help organizations embrace big data, cloud computingand mobile computing. According to IBM, the system has built-in data archive capabilities to analyze historical data and conduct real-time data analysis.
IBM PureData System for Hadoop is essentially an extension of IBM’s Hadoop-based platform (called InfoSphere BigInsights) that allows companies of all sizes to cost-effectively manage and analyze data, and manage administrative, workflow, provisioning and security.
- Android Renderscript Compute
Android Renderscript Compute is a computation platform ported to run directly on a mobile device graphics processing unit (GPU). It is included in the latest release of Jelly Bean (see “Android Codename”). Android Renderscript Compute automatically takes advantage of GPU computation resources whenever possible to improve graphics and image processing performance on a supported device.
- Android URI string
Google Inc.’s Android platform uses URI strings as the basis for requesting data in a content provider (i.e. to retrieve a list of contacts) and for requesting actions (i.e. opening a webpage in a browser). According to the type of use, an Android application can handle specific URI schemes and strings in any way it […]
- Red Hat Summit
Red Hat Summit is the name of a yearly technology event to showcase the latest in open source cloud computing, platform, virtualization, middleware, storage, and systems management technologies. Red Hat Summit highlights include keynotes, product experts, sessions and Red Hat ecosystem access.
- Google Keep
A digital “scratchpad” note-taking application for the Android mobile operating system that serves as Google’s answer to Apple’s Notes app for Apple iOS mobile devices. Google Keep debuted in March 2013 via Google Play for devices running Android 4.0.3 (“Ice Cream Sandwich”) and later. Google Keep enables users to collect photos and notes, write down […]
- Gorilla Glass 3
The most recent development in Corning’s Gorilla Glass technology for protecting mobile and computing device screens. Gorilla Glass 3 with Native Damage Resistance was announced at CES 2013 as offering “enhanced scratch resistance, reduced scratch visibility and better retained strength once a scratch does occur” over previous generations of Gorilla Glass, according to Corning. Corning […]