Making Sense of 50 Billion Triples: Getting Started


In my last post I outlined some of the reasons why the promise of graph analytics takes thought and planning to really capitalize on its potential. Now, I’d like to focus on getting started, appropriately, at the beginning with understanding the data itself. So let’s discuss methods of gaining an initial understanding of our data such that we ... [ Read More ]

NCSA Celebrates 30 Years


Congratulations to the National Center for Supercomputing Applications on their 30th anniversary of solving complex problems in science and society. Cray and NCSA have grown together over three decades of high performance computing leadership. Their ... [ Read More ]

Making Sense of 50 Billion Triples: No Free Lunch


A lot of grandiose claims have been made promising that graph databases would allow easy ingest of all manner of disparate data and make sense of it ­– and uncover hidden relationships and meaning. This is, in fact, possible — but there are a few ... [ Read More ]