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MapR is coming out with a new project that is being seen as the world’s most ambitious big data project. It is aiming to collect, store and utilize biometric information from a population of over a billion people. The project is called Aadhaar, and is essentially a form of identification to eliminate the issue of false identities and prevent resulted fraud in financial transactions.
Big Data opportunities need big data security – Security Intelligence
Docker / Container
Cisco launches open tech for containerized applications – Tech Target
IoT is growing in different kinds of industries , including healthcare. A good example from the article below focuses on how IoT is helping the health care packaging industry. Rather than using the generic Monday through Sunday pill holders that people forget to take, there is IoT-type solution that replaces those containers. They are linked up to a cloud-based app to which a patient and their doctor can input the information for reminders to take the medication at specific times.
The Future of the Internet of Things is Amazing, if we Don’t Muck it up – Huffington Post
A video that Loop Al Labs launched of Loop Cognitive Computing Platform shows us a solution that will power unsupervised machine intelligence to applications and devices across a variety of industry domains, ranging from healthcare to retail.
Loop Al Labs Cognitive Computing platform – InsideBigData