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MarkLogic Gets JavaScript

Six months ago, I was down at the MarkLogic World San Francisco conference just south of SFO, listening to the opening speeches. I was there primarily to hear more about what would end up being in the second phase of their Semantics offering, when a mention … [Read More...]

Flexible Metadata

DAM and Flexible Data Models Using Document Databases

In my last post, I demonstrated a "flexible" way to store digital asset metadata inside a relational database. The results were not perfect. Relational databases require a strict data schema so that all information fits into pre-defined two-dimensional tables. … [Read More...]

HDP 2.2 Components

Hadoop Ecosystem Cheat Sheet

For someone evaluating Hadoop, the considerably large list of components in the Hadoop ecosystem can be overwhelming.  Below you’ll find a reference table with keywords you may have heard in discussions concerning Hadoop as well as a brief description. Image … [Read More...]

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Big Data takes a back seat to Big Dreams

It’s easy to find oneself lost in the mad rush to compete and conquer in business. That is certainly the case in the fast-paced and competitive world of IT.  Particularly in the hyper-fast world of Enterprise IT consulting. Against that backdrop we brought … [Read More...]