Tag: seattle

Big Data Rains Down on Seattle

Oct 20, 2011 |

At SC11 in Seattle, the stage is set for data-intensive computing to steal the show. This year’s theme correlates directly to the “big data” trend that is reshaping enterprise and scientific computing. We give an insider’s view of some of the top sessions for the big data crowd and a broader sense of how this year’s conference is shaping up overall.

What’s Behind the Cloud Power?

Jun 27, 2011 |

Microsoft’s cloud power has brought cloud computing closer to home, but what are the real associations for the source of that power when considered in the context of a license-based IT giant?