big data http://wamc.org en Gov. Patrick Launches Open Cloud Computing Project In Holyoke http://wamc.org/post/gov-patrick-launches-open-cloud-computing-project-holyoke <p>A new public cloud computing infrastructure is going to be developed in Massachusetts, as the state looks to position itself as a leader in the new sector known as “big data.”&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> Massachusetts will put $3 million toward developing the open cloud project. The announcement was made by Governor Deval Patrick Friday at the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center in Holyoke.</p><p> " Massachusetts Open Cloud will be a virtual laboratory to big data researchers and innovators in industry, academia , and government all across the Commonwealth."</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 22:13:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 89069 at http://wamc.org Gov. Patrick Launches Open Cloud Computing Project In Holyoke Report: NY Gets Good Grades For Student Data Tracking http://wamc.org/post/report-ny-gets-good-grades-student-data-tracking <p></p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 17:38:40 +0000 Dave Lucas 78125 at http://wamc.org Report: NY Gets Good Grades For Student Data Tracking Jesse Feiler - Big Data http://wamc.org/post/jesse-feiler-big-data <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This morning we discuss called something called: Big Data. That's the term for the massive databases that are coming into vogue and raising privacy issues. Our tech guru, </span><a href="http://www.northcountryconsulting.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Jesse Feiler</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> joins us to explain.</span></p><p>Jesse is a developer, consultant, and author specializing in iOS, FileMaker databases, and technologies for small businesses, nonprofits, and municipal governments. His most recent books are <em>iWork for Dummies</em>, <em>Sams Teach Yourself Core Data in 24 Hours</em>, and its companion <em>Objective-C in 24 Hours</em>.</p><p>His app, Minutes Machine for iPad, is available on the App Store. It helps nonprofits, homeowner associations, and small businesses manage meetings and generate minutes in real-time.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 19 Feb 2013 18:37:12 +0000 Joe Donahue 58109 at http://wamc.org Jesse Feiler - Big Data