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Birst Launches Birst 6; Empowers Business Users to Connect to a New Level of Trusted Insights

Birst, a leader in Cloud BI and Analytics for the Enterprise, unveiled Birst 6, the next evolution of its networked business analytics platform that empowers business users to connect to a new level of trusted insights. With Birst 6, business users can transform raw data into connected insights quickly and effortlessly. Connected insights means people can connect their prepared data to a network of analytics, enriching their own insights and those of others throughout the organization via Birst’s enterprise-scale, multi-tenant cloud architecture.

Sisense Launches Sisense BI Bots as the Next Innovation of its Everywhere Program

Sisense, disrupting the BI market by simplifying business analytics for complex data, announced early users of its Sisense BI Bots program are driving increased BI engagement with this latest innovation in the Sisense Everywhere program. Building on its mission to simplify business analytics, Sisense BI Bots create a new way to consume and interact with business insights through Artificial Intelligence (AI), enabling everyday users and teams to engage in two-way instant-message conversations about their data, using their messaging platform of choice.

Hortonworks Advances Cloud Strategy with Availability of Hortonworks Data Cloud for Amazon Web Services

Hortonworks, Inc. ® (NASDAQ: HDP), a leading innovator of open and connected data platforms, announced the availability of Hortonworks Data Cloud on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud. Hortonworks Data Cloud for AWS enables users to harness the agility and elasticity of Apache® Hadoop™ and Apache® Spark™ in the cloud for powering new workloads and analytic applications. The new cloud service, powered by open source, delivers the most popular enterprise-grade capabilities of Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP®) with both hourly and annual billing options available on the AWS Marketplace.

Bright Computing Announces Bright for Deep Learning Solution

Bright Computing, a leading provider of vendor-independent cluster and cloud management software, announced its Bright for Deep Learning solution. Bright for Deep Learning makes it faster and easier for organizations to use deep learning techniques in their businesses. The Bright for Deep Learning solution, available on Bright Cluster Manager Version 7.3, provides a choice of machine learning frameworks to simplify deep learning projects, including Caffe, Torch, TensorFlow, and Theano.

Celonis Launches Enterprise-Class, Big Data Analytics Process Mining Platform Powered by AI Machine Learning

Celonis announced it has launched an enterprise-class, big data analytics process mining platform fueled by artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning. The Celonis Proactive Insights Engine (Pi) acts as an automated advisor that gives full, unbiased visibility into all business processes and uncovers hidden inefficiencies while providing prescriptive recommendations on how to fix them in real time.

AppDynamics Unveils Business iQ – Delivering Real-Time Business Monitoring for the Digital Enterprise

AppDynamics, a leading application intelligence company, announced Business iQ, a new App iQ performance engine, which builds on existing breakthrough technology to enable enterprises to drive business performance throughout every phase of their digital transformation journey. Built to empower modern CIOs to transition their organizations from servicing the business to driving the business, Business iQ enables enterprises to realize faster Mean Time to Business Awareness (MTBA).

Aerospike Unveils New Release to Power Next Generation Digital Business Apps

Aerospike, a leader in enterprise-class NoSQL solutions, announced it has released a new version of its Aerospike platform to serve the world’s largest customer engagement applications in industries such as AdTech, Financial Services and Telecommunications. New Aerospike features are transforming how organizations store, access and analyze data, delivering the superior performance and uptime required for applications such as fraud detection and personalized marketing.

MapD Builds Out Award-Winning GPU and Visual Analytics Platform

MapD, a leader in GPU-powered analytics, announced significant new feature and performance enhancements to its Core database and Immerse visual analytics platform. The new capabilities extend the company’s pioneering work in using GPUs to both query and visualize billions of records with millisecond latency. The performance characteristics of MapD’s approach are anywhere from 75 to 3,500 times faster than traditional CPU-powered databases.

Domo’s Business Cloud Helps Data Analysts Scale and Share Business Insights Across the Organization

Domo announced a series of new free enterprise offerings that leverage Domo’s Business Cloud to ease the pain that data analysts experience when trying to move from data discovery to sharing their key insights more broadly across their organizations. To help alleviate these pain points, Domo will be adding new data discovery capabilities to its business optimization platform and making them part of Domo’s free offering.

Striim Highlights Commitment to Big Data Integration and Support for Hybrid Cloud Infrastructures with New Release

Striim, Inc., announced that it has launched a new version of its end-to-end real-time data integration and streaming analytics platform. On the heels of Striim’s mega release of version 3.6, Striim further underscores its commitment to seamless integration with Big Data and Cloud environments with this release.