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RapidMiner Makes Self-Service Advanced Analytics Available for Hadoop


RapidMiner, an easy-to-use Modern Analytics platform, today announced significant updates to the most comprehensive advanced analytics offering on the market today. In a world where data lakes are often used solely as a repository for information, underutilized due to the state of the market and limits of technology, RapidMiner’s aggressive advances turn the tide for data scientists and business users alike to extract business value from Big Data.

Datameer Professional Announced – Big Data Analytics for Hadoop-as-a-Service


Datameer, a proven big data insights platform for rapid data discovery, has announced Datameer Professional, a big data analytics platform in the cloud targeted for department-specific deployments.

Vantrix Selects Hunk to Enhance Customer Experience


Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), provider of a leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence, announced that Vantrix, a global provider of media delivery solutions to service and content providers, relies on Hunk®: Splunk Analytics for Hadoop and NoSQL Data Stores to quickly search, explore, and analyze billions of machine data events stored in Hadoop.

StackIQ Boss 5 Announced for Large-Scale Server Automation


StackIQ Inc., makers of the warehouse-grade automation platform for any large-scale server infrastructure, has announced the immediate availability of StackIQ Boss 5. This latest release contains key new capabilities that represent a significant advancement in server automation technology for enterprise and service provider datacenters.

MapR SQL-on-Hadoop Superiority with Support for Advancements in Schema Flexibility Cited

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MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of a leading distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, has announced that its SQL-on-Hadoop solution earned the highest score for Hadoop/data warehouse interoperability in Gigaom Research’s latest Sector Roadmap.

Splice Machine Completes Hortonworks Certification


Splice Machine, provider of a Hadoop RDBMS, today announced that it’s Hadoop RDBMS has successfully achieved Hortonworks® Data Platform (HDP™) Certification by completing the required integration testing with Hortonworks Data Platform.

Survey Indicates Apache Spark Gaining Developer Adoption


Typesafe, provider a leading Reactive platform and the company behind Play Framework, Akka, and Scala, released the findings of a survey of more than 2,100 enterprise developers, data scientists, executives and system architects, analyzing adoption patterns around the Big Data processing engine, Apache Spark.

Hortonworks Establishes Data Governance Initiative


Hortonworks® (NASDAQ:HDP), a leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, announced the creation of the Data Governance Initiative (DGI). DGI will develop an extensible foundation that addresses enterprise requirements for comprehensive data governance. In addition to Hortonworks, the founding members of DGI are Aetna, Merck, and Target and Hortonworks’ technology partner SAS. This […]

MapR Unveils Free Hadoop On-Demand Training Program

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MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of a leading distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, announced the availability of free Hadoop On-Demand Training for developers, analysts and administrators.

VoltDB Announces Version 5.0: Expands Hadoop Integration

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With the Internet of Things driving the availability of – and need for – real time data, an increasing number of organizations are looking to capture and process fast data to create interactive and engaging applications. To respond to this growing demand, VoltDB today announced Version 5.0 of its in-memory, scale-out operational database.