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SGI UV Appliance for SAP HANA Certified for up to 16 Sockets and 12 TB in-memory

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Today SGI announced their SGI UV for SAP HANA appliance has been certified to run the SAP HANA platform on up to 16 sockets in controlled availability environments. With this extension of the SGI UV appliance, the SGI solution can provide up to 12 terabytes (TB) of in-memory computing capacity in a single node. SAP-certified at 4- and 8-sockets just last fall, the highly scalable and configurable architecture of the SGI appliance helps enable enterprises running SAP HANA to achieve real-time business at ever-greater scale and lower total cost of ownership.

Six Anticipated Directions for Big Data in 2015

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In this special guest feature, Chris Surdak of HP provides his YAFFTY (Yet Another Forecast for This Year) list for 2015. Chris Surdak is Global Subject Matter Expert on Information Governance, analytics and eDiscovery for HP Autonomy.

Ryft’s Open Platform Supercharges Analytics Performance by Eliminating I/O Bottlenecks

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A new IDC Technology Spotlight “Ryft’s Open Platform Aims to Supercharge Analytics Performance by Eliminating I/O Bottlenecks” sponsored by Ryft Systems Inc. examines the issues that are driving organizations to embrace HPDA. The paper looks at the role the new Ryft ONE open platform takes to supercharge performance on even the most challenging analytics workloads.

insideBIGDATA Guide to Manufacturing

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In this new insideBIGDATA Guide to Manufacturing, the goal is to provide enterprise thought leaders in the manufacturing sector ways to obtain greater value from their company’s data assets through use of big data technology.

Benefits to SaaS Companies When Adopting an In-Memory Data Fabric

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This article is the third in an editorial series with a goal to provide direction for SaaS company thought leaders on ways to achieve higher levels of scalability and performance through use of in-memory computing technology.

Newest EMC Federation Solution Paves Way for Disruptive Differentiation With Big Data

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EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) today announced the Federation Business Data Lake (FBDL). The fully engineered, integrated and tested solution includes leading storage and Big Data analytics technologies from EMC Information Infrastructure, Pivotal, and VMware to help customers leverage the new world of Big Data, thereby clearing the path for new insights and disruptive differentiation.

Shift Happens: Big Data Causing a Fundamental Shift in C-Suite Strategies

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Platfora, the Big Data Analytics platform built natively on Apache Hadoop and Apache Spark, announced a study by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) that explores, in detail, the beliefs, priorities and opinions on big data analytics by 395 C-level executives at Fortune 2000 companies.

Qumulo Emerges from Stealth with Data-Aware Scale-Out Network-Attached Storage

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Qumulo, a new enterprise data storage company, came out of stealth to introduce a data-aware scale-out network-attached storage (NAS). Qumulo Core™ was designed by the inventors of scale-out NAS to help enterprises intelligently manage and store billions and trillions of files.

The Surprising Things You Don’t Know About Big Data

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Big Data is an industry growing at light speed, and rapidly entering into our everyday lexicon. So to help out those not in-the-know in order to ease into technology jargon, here’s a simple resource developed by our friends over at Adeptia.

Ryft Announces Big Data Analytics Platform Capable of 10+ GB/Sec Performance

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Ryft today unveiled the Ryft ONE, a new commercial 1U platform capable of providing fast and actionable business insights by simultaneously analyzing up to 48 terabytes of historical and streaming data at an unprecedented 10 Gigabytes/second or faster.