Microsoft Azure Expands

On Wednesday, Microsoft announced the availability of two new services in its Azure family of offerings. The first is Storm for Azure HDInsight, the 100% Apache Hadoop-based cloud service that features language extensions and on-demand scaling. Storm is an open source stream analytics platform that ... [More]

Important Additions to ASP.NET Schedule Control

Syncfusion’s Schedule control for ASP.NET renders on the client side, efficiently saving time. It has several features—such as localization, custom views, database support, multiple resource support, resource grouping support, and much more. With the release of Essential Studio 2014, Vol... [More]

Data Science Sees Global Growth

The field of data science has been around since the 1960s. The earliest computers were still being built, and at that time, the term “data scientist” was often interchangeable with “statistician” or “computer scientist.” Since then, the data scientist’s job ... [More]

Microsoft Embraces R

On January 23, Microsoft announced that it would be acquiring Revolution Analytics. With this step, Microsoft is jumping into the world of R, the powerful, open-source programming language for statistical computing and predictive analytics. The company intends to utilize Revolution Analytics’ ... [More]