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5
Sep

Ain’t No Bugs on Me…

“Ain’t no bugs on me! There may be bugs on some of you mugs, but there ain’t no bugs on me!” So goes the popular jingle made even more popular when in recent times, mouthed by a small puppy in a television advertisement. While the connection between bugs and computers may be well known, if …

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27
Aug

Nonstop Users Are Coming to Terms with Modernization Meeting Big Data!

When it comes to NonStop, much of the focus of late by HP has been on providing platforms and tools to help customers modernize their applications. To the rest of the world, NonStop remains an enigma in that it’s widely accepted for some applications – practically dominating some market segments – and yet, it’s a …

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20
Aug

Value Networking? Nonstop Community Certainly Does!

LinkedIn is a good networking tool, especially for IT professionals, and having a place to go to check out topics of interest is every bit as good as the networking opportunities themselves. We are by now all familiar with the many groups catering to our needs and equally familiar with the tabs Discussions and Promotions. …

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15
Aug

Alok Pareek to Present at NoSQL Now! Conference

Join WebAction’s Co-Founder and EVP of Products, Alok Pareek, along with Dave Rubin, Director of NoSQL Product Development at Oracle, for a presentation following the NoSQL Now! Conference. The Oracle Meetup:  Big Data Apps in Action:  A Real-time Perspective takes place Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 from 6:00PM – 8:00PM in San Jose, CA. and will focus on “real world” implementations of the WebAction Predictive Data …

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12
Aug

Webaction Real-time App Platform to Exhibit at Futurecom 2014

WebAction will be exhibiting at Futurecom 2014; the largest ICT (Information and Communications Technology) event in Latin America held in São Paulo, Brazil. Stop by The Business Trade Show October 14-16 to learn more about our Real-time App Platform and Data Driven Apps (booth #i8) . Futurecom 2014 will be held October 13 – 16, showcasing state-of-the-art technology, gathering Market Forces …

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12
Aug

You Say Appliance like It’s a Bad Thing

You Say Appliance like It’s a Bad Thing; for NonStop It’s Just One of Many Labels Worn over the Years! The NonStop community is a very special community, as unique as the product itself. Over the decades that NonStop systems have been processing transactions these systems have been given many labels. Some of these labels …

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6
Aug

WebAction Videos Page

WebAction, Now in Motion! See WebAction in… action. We launched the WebAction Featured Videos Page on the website this week. (you can find the videos link located under the “Resources” menu above) The First Two Videos The first two videos are from our recent webcasts with The Bloor Group. The first video provides a glimpse of the …

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5
Aug

NonStop – Web Actions Offer Business Insight!

It only seems logical that my path would take me right up to the front door of WebAction.  Yes, an early visit to WebAction, when it was barely weeks old with what seemed to be just four or five employees at best, convinced me and so I have hung out on the periphery, watching the …

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30
Jul

Real-time Data Driven App Use Case: SF Marathon Business Impact

This weekend I ran across an interesting real-life tale where the WebAction Point-of-Sale Data Driven App could have saved (and made) WholeFoods, thousands of dollars in profit. For some businesses the huge number of participants running through downtown for the annual SF marathon equated to increased sales. Unfortunately for the Potrero Hill Whole Foods, their …

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28
Jul

5 Questions to Ask Any Streaming Big Data Analytics Vendor

The big data analytics market is rapidly embracing streaming data as the newest source of tremendously valuable time-sensitive insights. Many enterprises are beginning to demand solutions to easily acquire and expose their big data streams for analysis. Last week Forrester released “The Forrester Wave™: Big Data Streaming Analytics Platforms,Q3 2014” (by Mike Gualtieri and Rowan …

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24
Jul

How Will the Internet of Things Impact Streaming Data?

In a thought provoking post on Forbes this week, Mike Kavis warns “Don’t Underestimate The Impact of the Internet of Things“. Mike discusses how the Internet of Things will have a bigger impact on life that most people understand. As the post starts out, many people hear the term “Internet of Things” and they envision …

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23
Jul

Briefing: How Real-time Data Driven Decision Making is Changing Business (July 29th @ 1pm PDT)

WebAction cofounder Sami Akbay is joining Dr. Robin Bloor for a webinar at 1pm PDT on Tuesday, July 29th to discuss the future of data driven business and the new tools required to compete in the age of the agile enterprise. Register for this episode of The Briefing Room to learn more about how real-time big data is …

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