Blogs

13 Mar

Internet of Things, Data explosion and Databases of the Future

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Recently, the phrase “Internet of Things” (IoT) has been a buzz in the media, but what does it really mean and how will it change our world? To put it simply, it refers to the state where nowadays there are more and more devices connected to the internet and participating together on a system. This ranges from the latest smartphone to everyday objects, say even home thermometers. Imagine an “ideal” drive to office enabled by IoT: Your car will start itself […]

Michael Santana, BD Executive

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13 Mar

The ‘Big’ Announcement

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“Data beats emotions” – Sean Rad founder of Tinder Despite the fact that every business likes to take decisions based on data; emotions, sentiments; Gut feel has a big role to play. It was not because data was not available, but mostly because not ALL the data was processed. Outcomes or inferences were based on sample data and hence could be doubted. Statistical methods were deployed to make sense to the sample data, which were a matter of debate and led […]

Sachin Dabir | Founder & Director, Ashnik

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18 Feb

Role of Big Data in Business transformation

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Business transformation needs insight into customers, suppliers and industry trends and developments. Unlike in the past, most interactions get recoded through digital world and create some sort of data points. The data that is generated in this fashion is massive in volume, comes from multiple sources and in multiple formats such as videos, chats, text messages, picture files, system logs etc. Current database systems are not designed to take this huge amount of data, of variety of formats and process it […]

Sachin Dabir | Founder & Director, Ashnik

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Feb
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13 Feb

3 IT Trends Today That Will Change Our Tomorrow

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Digital, Big Data, Cloud – Talk of the future of IT or the big technology trends, and these undeniably sit at the top of the list. To enable organisations in either planning towards their ongoing strategies or revolutionizing themselves to out-innovate their competitors. Digital For the generation that has literally grown up on the 2-minute noodle mantra, everything is about being agile, fast and constantly evolving. Clearly, enterprises won’t lag behind either. Having used digital media quite singularly all these years, it’s now […]

Deepti Dilip J | Director – Marketing & Communications, Ashnik

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Feb
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13 Feb

Changing Database Needs

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IT era in 1980s and 1990s were defined by the buzz of RDBMS, multi-tier applications and World Wide Web. That was the era when various sectors recognized the ‘magic’ of computer programs and networks, the efficiency with which work can be done with a silly box. While use of computers and dependency on WWW increased, various industries matured as well and have come up with their own needs and demands. Today’s need has changed, requirements can’t be fulfilled with ‘simple’ multi-tier […]

Sameer Kumar I Senior Solution Architect, Ashnik

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Feb
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21 Jan

What’s in 2014?

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Crystal gazing is very popular in the IT industry and people pay thousands of dollars to get glimpses of it. But for us, where we have to walk the talk and invest in developing skills ahead of time, we have to make reasonably right choices else we are in the danger of going out of business. In such a difficult situation how do we go about picking our bets and offering value to customers? Our approach is to put together customer […]

Sachin Dabir | Founder & Director, Ashnik

21
Jan
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