Data leak

What is datability?

When billions of messages, photos, documents and files are sent every day, who is accountable for security, availability, integrity and confidentiality? Big data and security will be hot topics at CeBIT 2014 in Germany (March10-14).

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The elephant on the mainframe

Just about anyone who has an interest in big data is likely familiar with the cute little yellow elephant logo of the Apache Hadoop project. Last month, while attending the System z Information Management Boot Camp event in San Jose (a week of intensive training for IBMers and IBM Business Partners), I became convinced that the Hadoop elephant has a very legitimate—and differentiated—role to play on IBM System z.

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