10Fold – Big Data Business Insights – 10

Your daily digest of “All Things Big Data” gathered, collected and researched by your very own 10Fold Big Data Practice team.

Big Data

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 Forbes has collected data from International Institute for Analytics (IIA), Forrester, IDC and Gartner and has created their own predictions for big data analytics and cognitive computing.

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 IBM is finishing up the year with a bang – starting off with lauching a new headquarters in Munich. They are also creating four new API services to connection IoT to Watson, covering natural language processing, machine learning, video and image analytics, and text analytics. IBM is also investing in cognitive systems that learn at scale, reason with purpose and interact with humans naturally.

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 LinkedIn is focusing on expanding their job listing options. They are injecting more data analytics into their job listing platform. This will allow users to see more data about the company, who works there, and how you compare to previous applicants.

6 predictions for big data analytics and cognitive computing in 2016– Forbes

Why IBM is betting on cognitive computing to win big on IoT– CBR

IBM’s Watson Taps APIs, Learning Centers for IoT Expansion – Information Week

IBM Opens Watson IoT Global Headquarters – CIO

LinkedIn Revamps its Jobs Listings with Big Data Analytics – Tech Crunch

 Docker/Container

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 Rapid7 was recently acquired by Logentries. It is bringing a Docker Insights Dashboard to market to help solve the challenges of container visibility.

Rapid7 Logs Docker Containers with Logentries– eWEEK

Rapid7 Recognized by Docker as Approved Ecosystem Technology Partner – CNN Money

IoT

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 A lot of IoT news also covered IBM (See Big Data).

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 Nuance is launching a beta version of Mix, a service that will help developers create devices that recognize voice commands (as well as turning the commands into actions).

10 FOLD ICON 15x15   Forbes writer, Mike Krell believes that System Integrators is the secret in finding the IoT platform that fits your needs.

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 After 3 years of research, Reality Editor app is finished. It allows users to connect and manipulate physical objects around them. The user can create connections between difference devices by pointing the camera at the objects and drawing a line.

6 predictions for big data analytics and cognitive computing in 2016– Forbes

Why IBM is betting on cognitive computing to win big on IoT– CBR

IBM’s Watson Taps APIs, Learning Centers for IoT Expansion – Information Week

IBM Opens Watson IoT Global Headquarters – CIO

Nuance Tames IoT Interface woes with new developer tools – It World

Are System Integrators the Key to Industrial IoT Success?- Forbes

App Connects IoT Devices Via Drawn Line – Silicon Angle

Cognitive Computing

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 The same news that covered IoT and big data included news about cognitive computing (See Big Data).

6 predictions for big data analytics and cognitive computing in 2016– Forbes

Why IBM is betting on cognitive computing to win big on IoT– CBR

IBM’s Watson Taps APIs, Learning Centers for IoT Expansion – Information Week

IBM Opens Watson IoT Global Headquarters – CIO

eCommerce

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 Mabay, a Tel Aviv ecommerce startup, announced today that they closed a $2.25M seed round to help “support the high demand” for its product.

Ecommerce advertising tool Mabaya Scores $2.25 million seed round – Venture Beat