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Microsoft’s Big Data Strategy

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Date : July 3, 2013

A number of people thought that Microsoft was not paying much attention to the Big Data space and that all developments were happening in the Linux platform. Well, Microsoft was working in the background and exploring ways to provide these offerings using the familiar Microsoft tools. Below is an overview of the various components in the Microsoft’s Hadoop offering: Continue Reading…

How Search Based Applications solve ‘Big Data’ problems

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Date : July 30, 2012

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IDC estimates that in 2010 alone we generated enough digital information worldwide to fill a stack of DVDs reaching from the earth to the moon and back. That’s about 1.2 zettabytes, or more than one trillion gigabytes – a 50% increase over 2009. IDC further estimates that from 2011 on, the amount of data produced globally will double every 2 years. Continue Reading…

Microsoft shakes the software business again with the purchase of Yammer

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Date : July 12, 2012


With the recent announcement of Yammer’s purchase by Microsoft, the Social Media software companies are already scrambling to figure out their strategies.  Just last week Oracle announced the acquision of Involver, a social media comany.  This would be Oracle’s third acquisition of a social media company in the last 2 months. Salesforce has also acquired Buddy Media in the social media space.  This has left leaders like Jive scrambling to determine their next move. Continue Reading…

K2 BlackPearl Management Worklist Webpart Customization

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Date : July 11, 2012

In this blog post we will discuss K2 BlackPearl Mangement worklist webpart customization.

K2 offers Management Work list webpart and Work list webpart for managing work lists. However, there are situations when the webparts need to be customized to meet additional business requirements. Recall that the out of box K2 Management Worklist web part requires the user to have admin rights on the process and presents all process instances of that process running in the system without providing any filtering functionality? Continue Reading…