In a post last week we saw that Business Intelligence is becoming easier. Easy-to-Use consumer-style interfaces are putting sophisticated data analysis tools into the hands of a greater range of users. Tools that once required extensive support in order to configure and customize and more “self service” in nature.
Other trends to follow in the [...]
NASA has recently contributed their Object-Oriented Data Technology (OODT) to the Apache group, and the technology has been promoted to a Top-Level Project (TLP) at Apache. As a TLP, OODT will receive project management and resource support from the the Apache foundation. Development for OODT can be traced back to 1998 at NASA’s Jet Propulsion [...]
Lucene and Lucene Solr are well-known Open Source developer tools that are widely embedded in many products. Both tools are created by the company Lucid Imagaingation. Lucid Imagination has now announced a new product called LucidWorks Enterprise that is built on top of Lucene/Solr that targets the Enterprise Search market.
In much the same way [...]