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Big Data Could Have Saved Your Bracket!

With only a few games left in the March Madness tournament, fans across the country are waiting with bated breath to see which team comes out on top, and not just die-hard basketball fans. The tournament has become all-inclusive for both fanatic and casual fans alike. In fact, more than 40 million Americans will fill […]

Are You Ready For Some (Data Driven) FOOTBALL?!

It’s that time of year again, changing colors, football, tailgates, and … databases. Over 33 million Americans will participate in any number of fantasy leagues across the country, and 90% of those leagues are football. All those people will be relying on player statistics, game performances, injury reports and other pieces of information to make […]

What is a Database?

What Are Databases? Databases have long been an integral part of everyday life, but their presence has become even more ubiquitous with the rise of the electronic database. While databases can be as simple as a phone book, today’s electronic databases are much more complex. All databases are simply an organized collection of facts or […]

Enterprises Now Using Liquid Web Infrastructure to Leverage Big Data With Hadoop

Tapstream, an app marketing analytics company, utilizes Liquid Web’s unlimited resources to take advantage of one of the latest additions to our extensive list of services, Apache’s Hadoop. Tapstream provides feedback for app marketers and helps them acquire more users (and desired types of users) through a software that tracks which promotional methods are the […]