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H20: An Open Source, In-memory Machine Learning App for Big Data

“We developed H2O to unlock the predictive power of big data through better algorithms,” said SriSatish Ambati, CEO and co-founder of 0xdata. “H2O is simple, extensible and easy to use and deploy from R, Excel and Hadoop.”

Slidecast: Maxta VM-centric Storage

“After being told repeatedly that expensive storage arrays are the only way to support enterprise applications in virtualized environments, IT organizations finally have an alternative to storage arrays that significantly reduces complexity and cost. Maxta has broken the code for integrating storage and compute into a converged virtual data center.”

Slidecast: Birst Recurring Revenue Solution Accelerator

Southard Jones from Birst describes the company’s new Recurring Revenue Solution Accelerator, which gives subscription-based businesses the ability to maximize revenue, accelerate growth and reduce churn by putting fast, accurate and meaningful business intelligence and data analysis capabilities at their fingertips.

Slidecast: ClearStory – The Next Era of Data Analysis

In this slidecast, the RichReport looks into ClearStory Data, an integrated Application & Platform speeding analysis across internal & external data.

Podcast: Big Data Powers the Future of Sports at the Prediction Machine

Over at The Register, Dan Olds writes that Big Data is powering amazing fortune-telling capabilities for sports at the Prediction Machine. “My pal Rich Brueckner and I had a chance to interview founder Paul Bessire as part of our Radio Free HPC podcast a few weeks ago. In the programme, Paul discusses the genesis of the Predictalator and how he turned his master’s degree in quantitative analysis into a full-time business. Along the way, we talk about what’s involved in analysing sports and how they arrived at their winning formula. It’s interesting listening for anyone who has ever been curious about applying scientific methodology to sports.

With Continuuity 2.0, Java Developers can easily Build Hadoop and HBase Apps

With Continuuity Reactor 2.0, Java Developers can easily Build Hadoop and HBase Apps. The Big Data App server now includes new production-ready features including MapReduce Scheduling, High Availability, Resource Isolation and full REST API support.

Slidecast: SGI to Speed High Performance Analysis with Big Data Innovations

Drawing on extensive expertise and experience in HPC and managing high volume storage, SGI is introducing new solutions to perform Big Data analytics faster. Now the enterprise can achieve extreme capacity and scale needed for Big Data storage, and manage storage investments more cost effectively.

Slidecast: Koality – A Continuous Testing Platform for the Cloud

Koality is a seamless server-side application that sits between your startup’s repository and your engineers’ computers to improve code changes.

Enabling Real-Time Analytics Using Hadoop Map/Reduce

Welcome to real-time analytics for Hadoop! ScaleOut hServer V2 is the world’s first in-memory execution engine for Hadoop MapReduce. Now you can analyze live data using standard Hadoop MapReduce code, in memory and in parallel without the need to install and manage the Hadoop stack of software.


Dave Rosenthal from FoundationDB speaks to the history of NoSQL, problems that have arisen due to a lack of data consistency in NoSQL, his views on the CAP Theorem and where it’s all headed.