Updates for the Dashboard and Data Integration Platforms

In September, Syncfusion released a major update for the Dashboard and Data Integration Platforms. This blog post will touch on the highlights of the release, so for those interested in all the details, please see the Dashboard and Data Integration What’s New pages.Using the new server explorer... [More]

Creating a Simple Dashboard

This post has been adapted from “Creating a Simple Dashboard,” one of Syncfusion’s growing number of informative videos. Creating a dashboard using Syncfusion’s Dashboard Designer, part of the Syncfusion Dashboard Platform, is a simple process. For purposes of demonstration, we will be creating ... [More]

Processing More Data in Less Time

Want to see how fast we can summarize a billion rows of data? Don’t blink. It takes just six seconds.Remember the good ol’ days, before Apache Spark 2.0, when life was simpler and processing 173 GB of data took a whole 30 seconds? You actually had time to sip your coffee before the bar charts ren... [More]

The Key to the Big Data Revolution

During his presentation at the Data Driven SQL Event last March, Microsoft’s Executive Vice President of its Cloud and Enterprise Group looked to a medieval mathematician to explain the nature of a revolution we’re living today. That VP was Scott Guthrie, the mathematician was Leonardo Pisano Bi... [More]

One Billion Records In Seconds

How long should it take to process 173 GB of data and then create a dashboard to make sense of it? Ten minutes? Three minutes? Two minutes? Those all sounded like reasonable estimates. We decided to put the Syncfusion Big Data and Dashboard Platforms to the test to see just how fast we could get it ... [More]

Live from Strata 2013

Overall, we had a great day yesterday at the Strata + Hadoop World conference. I saw a lot of cool data processing involving the Hadoop platform. I was also impressed to see how the Hadoop ecosystem has expanded substantially over the past year. One speaker mentioned that he thought the show had dou... [More]