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Introducing Amazon Quicksight

amazon.com — Amazon QuickSight is a very fast, cloud-powered business intelligence (BI) service that makes it easy for all employees to build visualizations, perform ad-hoc analysis, and quickly get business insights from their data. Amazon QuickSight uses a new, Super-fast, Parallel, In-memory Calculation Engine (“SPICE”) to perform advanced calculations and render visualizations rapidly. Amazon QuickSight integrates automatically with AWS data services, enables organizations to scale to hundreds of thousands of users, and delivers fast and responsive query performance to them via SPICE’s query engine. At one-tenth the cost of traditional solutions, Amazon QuickSight enables you to deliver rich BI functionality to everyone in your organization. read more


Such container

doger.io — This page is an attempt to document the ins and outs of containers on Linux. This is not just restricted to programmers looking to implement containers or use container like features in their own code but also Sysadmins and Users who want to get more of a handle on how containers work 'under the hood'. read more


FAA proposes ~$2m fine against drone operator

go.com — The Federal Aviation Administration on Tuesday proposed a record $1.9 million fine against an aerial photography company for flying drones in crowded New York and Chicago airspace without permission. read more


The Next 10 Years: Megalith

progrium.com — I've decided what I'm going to be working on for the next 10 years. It's epic and exciting, and I'm going to need your help. It's called Megalith. read more


IPv6: It's time to get on board

facebook.com — We’ve long been anticipating the exhaustion of IPv4 in favor of the speed and performance benefits of IPv6. For years, we’ve known the limitations of IPv4, and these limitations were what stimulated the development of IPv6 as early as the 1990s (though it wasn’t in commercial deployment until 2006). read more



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