Nelly Grellier posts

Big Data

A chat with Doug Cutting about Hadoop

We had the chance to interview Doug Cutting during the Cloudera Sessions in Paris, October 2014. Doug is the creator behind Hadoop and Cloudera's Chief Architect. Here is our exchange below: A question is: how does it feel to see that Hadoop is actually becoming the must have, the default way of storing and computing over data in large enterprise companies? Rationally it feels very good. It’s a technology that’s supposed to do that. Emotionally it’s very satisfying, but also I must say I must…

Read more
News

N°1 betting operator in Europe lets you dive in an immersive horse race

What if you could race like a jockey ? It is now possible with "LeTrot 360 Digital Immersion", an immersive experience created by PMU (N°1 parimutual operator in Europe) and OCTO Technology! On the 25th november, our team was proudly on stage during the “J-60 Grand Prix d’Amérique” Countdown Gala to provide guests an immersive horse racing experience using Oculus Rift virtual reality headset.

Read more
News

OCTO will organize a workshop “User eXperience” with Adaptive Path – April 10th, 11th and 12th

  Since 2007, OCTO intervenes on problems involving User eXperience as a key element in helping its clients achieve innovative products and applications, useful and usable in tune with the complexity of their business challenges. After our first meeting during USI 2012, we are delighted to welcome the Adaptive Path team for a workshop which will walk you through UX from strategy to practice, promising intesity despite a playful approach. Jesse James Garrett's team, Adaptive Path, will give for this workshop UX Essentials ( Programm…

Read more
News

Live USI Paris now !

This year, all the sessions of the main conference room (and thus all the keynotes) will be broadcasted in live on the website now !   You’ll have the choice to watch the sessions translated or not. Please find below all the USI sessions that you can watch in live or not today and tomorrow: June 28th: Simon Sinek’s Keynote The birth of a word, Deb Roy Military operations of the 21st century. Battle field digitisation, Henri Bentegeat Is our history written in advance? Feedback…

Read more
News

“OCTO Talks!” now in english

A couple of years after we started out this blog entitled "OCTO Talks!", we are pleased to confirm the English version is now available. All the articles are not translated yet and as for the other published contents, the translation is dependent on the willingness of its authors, their wish to write them or not in English. We look forward to reading your comments soon!

Read more