Archives for June 2011
I’m proud to share that Esther Schindler, a real writer and editor, invited me to contribute to her latest project, the Input | Output site, which is sponsored by HP. On Input | Output, you’ll find me in the community section, writing about one of my favorite topics: Active Information.
Active Information is the term I use to describe accelerating the transformation of data to value. From a technology perspective, Active Information covers a lot of ground, including (but not limited to) sensor/instrumentation (smart stuff), event-processing, data science, analytics, data visualization, data processing innovations and enterprise data management practices.
My first two posts are up:
Give ’em a read. Check out the full site.
[Disclosure: This is a for-pay gig. However, I’m under no obligation to write about HP, its products or services.]
Yesterday, I traded cloud stories with Dave Linthicum and Bill Russell of Blue Mountain Labs. The usual drill, we each pick 3 important stories from the prior month, keep them to ourselves until Dave presses record, and then round robin with our picks and feedback.