How Analytics is Driving Military Intelligence
Alex Woodie wrote an article for Datanami describing how Modus Operandi is designing software to assist the DoD and intelligence agencies with improved technologies for integrating disparate pieces of data.
“'You can do a lot if you have a supercomputer. But we’re not building these things on multi-million dollar supercomputing machines,' he says. 'Most people can’t afford that and the Army can’t go dragging those around. So the challenge is how do you provide people with analytics on a lot of data on modest machinery that’s still very fast. The techniques we’re using are very cutting edge, and allow you to run Hadoop on a large amount of data.'”