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Google BigQuery Adds New Public Datasets

by Alex Giamas Follow 10 Followers on  Jan 05, 2017

Stack Overflow recently announced making its dataset available through Google’s BigQuery. Using regular SQL statements, developers can query the full set of Stack Overflow data including posts, votes, tags, and badges. In this article we explore datasets that are available through Google's BigQuery platform.

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Spotify Moves Infrastructure and Data Services to Google Cloud Platform

by Kent Weare Follow 11 Followers on  Feb 28, 2016

On February 23rd, 2016 Spotify announced it is moving its technical infrastructure and data services from its existing owned and leased data centers to Google Cloud Platform.

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Google Launches Cloud Datalab Beta

by Kent Weare Follow 11 Followers on  Nov 22, 2015 2

At the recent Google Cloud Platform Next experience event in Paris, Google announced a beta data visualization service called Cloud Datalab. Cloud Datalab allows developers to explore and analyze their data through an interactive web-browser experience.


VMware Will Offer Google Cloud Services and Rackspace Offers vCloud

by Abel Avram Follow 11 Followers on  Jan 29, 2015

Cloud vendors are combining their strengths to provide extra services for their customers. The latest developments include VMware offering Google BigQuery and Rackspace building private dedicate vCloud’s.


Apache Drill Included in MapR Latest Distribution Release

by Alex Giamas Follow 10 Followers on  Sep 30, 2014

MapR recently announced including Apache Drill in its latest release of MapR distribution. Apache Drill is the open source version of Google’s Dremel. Dremel is the infrastructure on which BigQuery is based upon. Drill is offering a low latency SQL-on-Hadoop interface. While this puts it in the same space as several other technologies around Hadoop, Drill has some unique characteristics setting it


Google's BigQuery Gaining Momentum

by Michael Hausenblas Follow 1 Followers on  Feb 14, 2014

BigQuery, a SaaS query offering by Google, seems to gain more and more momentum. It allows to query large-scale columnar data structures using a SQL-like query language, in the cloud and provides integration with other Google services such as Google Analytics and Google Apps Script.


Big Data In The Cloud

by Roopesh Shenoy Follow 0 Followers on  Nov 21, 2012

Big Data services available from cloud computing vendors such as Amazon, Microsoft and Google are uncovering interesting trends and opportunities.

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