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Apache Spark Outgrowing Hadoop as Users Increasingly Move to the Cloud


Databricks, the company founded by the creators of Apache Spark, released the findings of a survey of more than 1,400 respondents from the Spark community to identify how organizations and users are utilizing the data analytics and processing engine.

VoltDB Introduces Fast Data Platform to Combine Streaming Analytics with Transactions for Mission-critical Applications

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The rapid growth of mobility and the Internet of Things (IoT) continues to drive the need for real-time data analysis, intensifying demand for faster insight and action in the enterprise. In response to this demand, VoltDB announced Version 5.6 of its SQL in-memory operational database, a fast data platform that combines streaming analytics with transactions to support mission-critical, real-time applications.

Dato Announces New Machine Learning Toolkits and Coursera Training


Dato, creator of the popular machine learning platform GraphLab Create, announced today toolkits and training for developers building Intelligent Applications.

WANdisco Announces Hadoop Big Data Partnership With Storage Systems Leader EMC


WANdisco (LSE: WAND) the leading provider of continuous-availability software for global enterprises to meet the challenges of Big Data, today announced a new partnership with industry-leading storage systems vendor EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC).

The Future of Big Data and Retail with Case Studies


This article is the sixth and final in an editorial series with a goal of directing line of business leaders in conjunction with enterprise technologists with a focus on opportunities for retailers and how Dell can help them get started. The guide also will serve as a resource for retailers that are farther along the big data path and have more advanced technology requirements.

Announcing Talend 6 – Spark-Powered Data Integration Platform

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Talend, a data integration software leader specializing in the cloud and big data, today announced the immediate availability of Talend 6, the data integration platform with native support for Apache Spark and Spark Streaming.

MemSQL Launches Spark Streamliner Giving Customers Immediate Access to Real-Time Analytics


MemSQL, a leader in real-time databases for transactions and analytics, announced Spark Streamliner, an integrated Spark solution to give enterprises immediate access to real-time analytics.

MapR Introduces In-Hadoop Document Database

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MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of a leading distribution for Apache™ Hadoop® that integrates web-scale enterprise storage and real-time database capabilities, today announced at Strata + Hadoop World the addition of native JSON support to MapR-DB, the NoSQL database.

ClearStory Data Pioneers Advances in Spark-native, Disparate Data Blending


ClearStory Data, the company bringing business-oriented Data Intelligence to everyone, announced new enhancements to its Apache Spark-native Intelligent Data Harmonization™ capabilities to address a broad market shift and accelerating requirement for everyday business people to access and blend disparate data and be more self-reliant in reaching deeper insights.

Alpine Data Launches Touchpoints – The Power of Predictive Analytics for the Business User


Alpine Data announced Alpine Touchpoints, a completely new way to make Advanced Analytics accessible across an Enterprise.