The Three C’s of Big-Data Applications

By David Maier, Portland State University If you are reading this blog, then you’ve already heard of the Three V’s of Big Data (Volume, Velocity and Variety). While the V’s are a way to characterize Big Data, I’ve been thinking … Continue reading

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Making Big Data Management Easier

Today at the O’Reilly Strata Conference in Santa Clara, Calif., ISTC Researcher Magdalena Balazinska of the University of Washington is presenting a talk entitled, “Can We Make Big Data Management Easier?” This post summarizes her talk. It highlights her team’s … Continue reading

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S-Store: Real-Time Analytics Meets Transaction Processing

By Nesime Tatbul, Intel Labs and MIT Managing high-speed data streams generated in real time is an integral part of today’s big data applications. In a wide range of domains from social media to financial trading, there is a growing … Continue reading

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