Applications Index

Top 15 Machine Learning Companies
By Andy Patrizio | Applications Article Published on April 19, 2018
This list of leading machine learning companies comprises a mix of major technology players and up-and-comers. ML is clearly a growing sector with interest from many businesses.
AWS Cloud Services: 20 Amazon Services You Might Not Know About (But Should)
By Cynthia Harvey | Applications Article Published on April 17, 2018
The cloud computing leader continues to roll out new services related to machine learning, containerization, virtual reality, application development and more.
Top 20 Big Data Certifications for 2018
By Drew Robb | Applications Article Published on April 17, 2018
A list of the top Big Data certifications you need to improve your career in data science.
10 Top Big Data Trends for 2018
By Cynthia Harvey | Applications Article Published on April 16, 2018
Organizations are moving their big data to the cloud — slowly — but they still haven't overcome challenges related to siloes, staff skill shortages and data governance.
Should Your Business Switch to Open Source?
By Matt Hartley | Applications Article Published on April 16, 2018
A guide to the reasons and practices that businesses employ when they switch to open source software.
IaaS vs PaaS vs SaaS: Which Should You Choose?
By Cynthia Harvey | Applications Article Published on April 11, 2018
IaaS, PaaS, SaaS are each popular cloud delivery models, and each has strengths and weaknesses that make it a good fit for some use cases — and not for others.
Top 25 Artificial Intelligence Companies
By Andy Patrizio | Applications Article Published on April 10, 2018
These artificial intelligence companies are advancing this emerging tech through myriad variations on AI systems.
Preparing for a Data Science Transformation
By Guest Author | Applications Article Published on April 03, 2018
In an era where Artificial Intelligence is reshaping the way we do business, and where technology is only as smart as the analytics that powers it, it’s now widely understood that data science gives organizations a clear competitive edge.
Big Data and Cambridge Analytica: 5 Big Picture Truths
By James Maguire | Applications Article Published on April 02, 2018
The Cambridge Analytica news reflects larger trends in Big Data’s role in business and culture.
Top 10 Blockchain as a Service Providers
By Andy Patrizio | Applications Article Published on March 27, 2018
This list of leading Blockchain as a Service providers illustrates the growth in the dynamic on-demand tech sector.
Top 20 Big Data Software Applications
By Andy Patrizio | Applications Article Published on March 19, 2018
For Big Data software, the key to success is providing the base applications and tools for companies to build their custom data analytics applications.
Artificial Intelligence as a Service: AI Meets the Cloud
By Cynthia Harvey | Applications Article Published on March 15, 2018
AI as a service is growing. Cloud-based AI services are one of the easiest and least expensive ways to get started with machine learning and cognitive computing.
Blockchain, or How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
By James Maguire | Applications Article Published on March 13, 2018
Blockchain is hailed by business as a kind of magic, and its potential for disruption is in fact massive. Is that a good thing?
Cloud vs. On-Premise Software: the Cloud Debate
By Cynthia Harvey | Applications Article Published on March 08, 2018
Cloud-based applications are becoming more popular, but that doesn't mean they are the best fit for every organization or every situation.
The Best Open Source Content Management Systems
By Matt Hartley | Applications Article Published on March 05, 2018
Selecting the right open source content management system (CMS)is critical to optimal content and work flow for businesses.
Linux Virtual Machines vs Linux Live Images
By Matt Hartley | Applications Article Published on February 26, 2018
Both Linux virtual machines and Linux live images have their advantages, yet each offers hurdles as well.
Big Data Mining: 9 User Tips
By Cynthia Harvey | Applications Article Published on February 19, 2018
Following best practices can help enterprises ensure that their data mining efforts are leading to valid — and valuable — insights.
How to Select a Big Data Application
By Cynthia Harvey | Applications Article Published on February 16, 2018
Choosing big data software is a complicated process that requires a careful evaluation of your goals and the solutions available from vendors.
Best Open Source Accounting Software
By Matt Hartley | Applications Article Published on February 12, 2018
Leading open source accounting software, which provides the level of control and functionality that is so important for business users.
AI Resources: 9 Key Resources to Help You Launch AI
By Cynthia Harvey | Applications Article Published on February 12, 2018
These online tools can help you learn about artificial intelligence and eventually deploy your own AI-based application.