The MATLAB Production Server Python client API enables developers to evaluate MATLAB functions on remote servers. The MATLAB API allows you to create client programs in any programming language with an HTTP library. The API uses the request-response model of the Hypertext Transfer Protocol for communication with the MATLAB Production Server and includes; request methods, response codes, message headers, and message bodies. MATLAB is a high-level language and interactive environment for numerical computation, visualization, and programming.
As a platform for indexing and analyzing machine data, Splunk has emerged as a provider of a Big Data platform that developers can easily invoke. Now Splunk is starting to build an ecosystem around that platform.
As Google continues to set the bar for website analytics, Hootsuite, the social media management service, is promoting its ability to create sophisticated visualizations based on data available through the Google Analytics API. In the crowded world of social management and analytics tools, Hootsuite is poised somewhere between a multichannel social publishing platform and social analytics tool. Their recent focus on data visualization shows just how important the analytics part of the business is. While Hootsuite offers a free entry-level service the advanced Google Analytics integration is only available to paid subscribers.