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Big Data: The Technologies You Need (And Where The Skills Are)

Big Data: The Technologies You Need (And Where The Skills Are)

While much focus and discussion of the so-called “Big Data revolution” has been on the data itself and the exciting new applications it is enabling — from Google’s self-driving cars through to CSIRO and University of Tasmania’s better information systems for oyster farmers — less focus has been on the…

Oracle Images Available For Free On Azure

Oracle Images Available For Free On Azure

When Microsoft and Oracle announced their strategic cloud partnership back in June, one of the promised features was pre-built virtual images for Oracle’s namesake database, Java Platform SE and WebLogic Server. Those have now been released in preview, and are free to use initially.