Big Data – Is it a solution in search of a problem?


If you look at the predictions made for 2012, you will find a new entry which was not there last year. Be it Gartner, Forrester or McKenzie  – “Big Data” finds a place in the prediction. So, what is big data? Is it the next path breaking technology which will change everything or is it … Continue reading

Cloud Computing Service – Amazon EC2 vs Google GAE


Cloud Computing Service Service provider with large number of networked computer systems Allowing you to use a slice of that processing power and storage Shielding your program and data from others sharing the same service, and Charging you for your actual usage Value Proposition of Cloud Computing Elastic Capacity – Pay for what you actually … Continue reading

Apache Software Foundation Completes 10 Year


Apache Software Foundation (ASF) was founded in June 1999. eWeek.com has published a presentation highlighting top 11 Apache projects and also 10 projects for the future. Here is the list: 11 Apache Technologies that Have Changed Computing in the Last 10 Years 10 Apache Technologies that Will Change Computing in the Next 10 Years 1. … Continue reading