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Hortonworks Sees Continued Growth Ahead

At the Hadoop Summit 2015 in San Jose last summer, I had the opportunity to sit down with Tim Hall, VP of Product Management at Hortonworks to discuss his company’s position in the Hadoop marketplace and what’s in store for the newly public company.

MapR Partners Launch Free Test Drives in Collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS)

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the converged data platform that integrates the power of Hadoop and Spark with global event streaming, real-time database capabilities, and enterprise storage, announced that several MapR partners have integrated technologies with the MapR data platform and made them freely available for education, demonstration, and evaluation purposes via Amazon Web Services (AWS) Test Drive for Big Data.

New Hortonworks Partnerworks Program Meets Demands of an Open and Growing Ecosystem

Hortonworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: HDP) announced Hortonworks Partnerworks, a comprehensive global program to support and enable partners selling, implementing and innovating with Hortonworks solutions. The Hortonworks ecosystem is strong and thriving with over 1,500 partners involved today.

Impetus Technologies Reveals Plans to Hire 150 Senior Technologists and Data Scientists in the U.S.

Impetus Technologies, a big data thought leader, software, services and solutions company, announced plans to hire 150 big data architects, senior developers and data scientists to support the rapid growth of its business.

AtScale announces Industry’s First “BI on Hadoop” Accelerator for Tableau

AtScale, a company providing business users with fast and secure self-service BI on Hadoop, announced that it is partnering with Tableau to deliver the industry’s first “BI on Hadoop” accelerator to market with a special program for Tableau customers.

Big Data Analytics with Hadoop

The slide presentation below, Big Data Analytics with Hadoop by Paris-based developer Philippe Julio, is one of the most popular talks for learning Hadoop on Slideshare.

MapR CEO Reveals 5 Big Data Predictions for 2016

How data is stored, analyzed and processed is transforming businesses. According to MapR Technologies’ CEO and Cofounder John Schroeder, the industry is in the midst of the biggest change in enterprise computing in decades.

Arcadia Data Takes On Outdated BI and Visualization Tools with New Enterprise Solution Built for Big Data

Arcadia Data, provider of a unified visual analytics and business intelligence (BI) platform for big data, announced the release of Arcadia Enterprise, a full-scale visual analytics and BI solution that runs natively in Hadoop.

Northern Trust Selects Cloudera to Enhance Enterprise Data Management

Northern Trust (NASDAQ:NTRS), a leading provider of wealth management, asset servicing, and asset management, has launched an award-winning technology infrastructure initiative based on technology from Cloudera, a leader in enterprise analytic data management powered by Apache Hadoop™.

Pepperdata Adds Comprehensive Chargeback Reporting to Effectively Measure the True Cost of Workloads Across Distributed Systems

Pepperdata, a leader in real-time cluster optimization, announced it is eliminating a significant hurdle for Hadoop to become an essential enterprise data platform by adding a chargeback feature to more effectively measure and allocate the costs of increasing workloads across distributed systems.