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PredictionIO raises $2.5M and wants to be MySQL for machine learning - GigaOM

PredictionIO raises $2.5M and wants to be MySQL for machine learning - GigaOM | Big Data | Scoop.it
Data Center Knowledge PredictionIO raises $2.5M and wants to be MySQL for machine learning GigaOM Machine learning is a potentially lucrative software market, and PredictionIO is tackling it by trying to split the difference between open-source and...
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Machine learning has the potential to fuel the next era of computing - that of Artificial Intelligence. PredictionIO is doing something innovative by allowing this to take place on a familiar relational database such as MySQL. Although this story is related to MySQL, it is totally possible to tie in machine learning to Big Data databases such as Hadoop and NoSQL. 

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Dev Ittycheria To Be New CEO Of Database Unicorn MongoDB As Schireson Steps Down

Dev Ittycheria To Be New CEO Of Database Unicorn MongoDB As Schireson Steps Down | Big Data | Scoop.it
Billion-dollar database company MongoDB has announced a new CEO, outsider Dev Ittycheria, after just one year with Max Schireson at the helm.
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Generally, when a new CEO is brought in for a well-funded startup, that is a sign that the startup is probably being prepped for an IPO.

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