In its most basic form blockchain is a new tool that can be used for accounting purposes and possesses several key features that make it attractive to users. In essence, a blockchain is what it says it is - a chain of blocks that are publicly available, decentralised, and digitised.
Amazon Athena is a tool that allows data analysts to use standard SQL to query data within objects stored in Amazon S3. It can be accessed through the AWS Management Console, a Java Database Connectivity driver, an ODBC driver or an API.
Machine learning (ML) is required to study the speed, volume, and diversity of Big Data. The findings of patterns and anomalies are used by DevOps teams to improve the development of new applications.
Amazon announced recently that they are setting up a new new Amazon Web Services (AWS) region in Italy. They’re expecting to have it operating by early 2020.
SAP TechEd Barcelona's most recent event kicked off at the end of October 2018. The primary focus was on The Intelligent Enterprise encompassing various cloud and on-premise solutions and technologies serving the enterprise environment. SAP TechEd Barcelona's main objective was to showcase products for each category which can facilitate efficient enterprise automation and offer innovative solutions for SAP systems.
Some commentators feel that the Internet of Things is a network of items that exchange very basic data without much intelligence being involved. They point to a lack of analysis that could interpret this data, and do something meaningful with it.