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The Rise of the Data Lake in Support of the Industrial Internet (Part 2)

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The data lake (see Part 1 of this two part series) is a facilitator of another new movement in the big data industry – the Industrial Internet, a term coined by General Electric that refers to the integration of complex physical machinery with networked sensors and software.

Teradata Database Enhancements Announced

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To help organizations achieve extreme query performance for operational and analytical workloads, Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the big data analytics and marketing applications company, announced enhancements to the Teradata Database’s hybrid row and column capabilities.

ClearStory Data and Cloudera Join Forces with Spark

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ClearStory Data, the company bringing business-oriented Data Intelligence to everyone, announced it has further integrated its Apache Spark-based business user application and data harmonization engine with CDH, the latest version of Cloudera’s Hadoop distribution platform.

5 Reasons Data Analytics in the Cloud Will Take Center Stage in 2015

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In this special guest feature, Dave Wang of Databricks enumerates the main reasons that data analytics in the cloud are becoming a top priority for enterprises in 2015.

ACTIVE Network Launches Activity Cloud to Offer Data and Insights to Event Organizers

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ACTIVE Network®, a global leader in cloud-based Activity and Participant Management™ and data solutions, has unveiled its widely anticipated ACTIVE Network Activity Cloud™ solution, a robust, comprehensive data insights platform designed for event and activity organizers. ACTIVE has combined the power of big data methodology with over 15 years of its registration history to offer customers actionable and unique insights and analytics.

Chartio Data Stores Put ETL in its Place

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Today, Chartio announced Data Stores, a more agile way to transform and store data for business intelligence. Data stores enable administrators to use Chartio’s Data Pipeline to rapidly transform data and store it in the cloud – making it more useful and accessible for end users.

Splice Machine Partners with Talend to Streamline Data Workflows on Hadoop

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Splice Machine, provider of the Hadoop RDBMS, announced a partnership with Talend, a global leader in Big Data integration software, enabling customers to simplify data integration and streamline their data workflows on Hadoop.

HP Launches Compute Platforms and Solutions for Data-Intensive Workloads

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HP announced new and enhanced purpose-built Compute platforms and solutions designed to help customers leverage all data assets in order to drive business outcomes, such as faster decision making, improved operational efficiency and direct content monetization.

Beta Release of Google Cloud Bigtable Announced

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Today, Google has introduced Google Cloud Bigtable – a fully managed, high-performance, extremely scalable NoSQL database service accessible through the industry-standard, open-source Apache HBase API. Under the hood, this new service is powered by Bigtable, the same database that drives nearly all of Google’s largest applications.

IBM Unveils Power Systems Solutions to Support SAP HANA

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Building on the deep technology partnership between IBM (NYSE: IBM) and SAP (NYSE: SAP) IBM announced a set of integrated Power Systems solutions designed to help clients process volumes of data with incredible speed for both transactional and analytics workloads.