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Hortonworks to Acquire SequenceIQ to Speed Hadoop Deployments into the Cloud

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Hortonworks® (NASDAQ: HDP), a leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire SequenceIQ, an open source provider of rapid deployment tools for Hadoop.

IoT Has Changed the Big Data Business Model

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In this special guest feature, Tom Gilley of wot.io talks about the role that the Internet of Things plays in the big data market.

Long-Term Storage Solutions Heat Up to Manage Explosive Data Growth

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A new IDC Technology Spotlight “Long-Term Storage Solut ions Heat Up to Manage Explosive Data Growth” sponsored by Storiant examines the issues that are driving organizations to replace older archive and backup-and-restore systems with business continuity and always-available solutions that can scale to handle extreme data growth while leveraging a cloud-based pricing model.

Host Analytics Introduces Modeling Cloud

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Host Analytics, a leader in cloud-based enterprise performance management (EPM), today announced the launch of Host Analytics Modeling Cloud, a new module in Host Analytics Cloud EPM Suite.

2015 Vormetric Insider Threat Report Results

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Vormetric, a leader in enterprise data security for physical, big data, public, private and hybrid cloud environments, today announced the results of its cloud and big data focused edition of the 2015 Vormetric Insider Threat Report (ITR).

Tresata Sparks Anti Money Laundering Revolution With Databricks Cloud

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Databricks — the company founded by the creators of the popular open-source big data processing engine Apache Spark with its flagship product, Databricks Cloud — and Tresata Inc., a provider of Hadoop-powered predictive analytics software, announced a joint solution that combines Databricks Cloud with Tresata TEAK, a predictive, real-time Anti Money Laundering (AML) solution.

Qubole Extends Big Data-as-a-Service Platform with Redshift Connector

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Qubole, the big data-as-a-service company founded by the team that developed Facebook’s data infrastructure, announced that the Qubole Data Service (QDS) platform now includes a connector to Amazon Redshift, further extending the data sources available directly within QDS.

Databricks Announces ‘Jobs’ Feature for Databricks Cloud

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Databricks — the company founded by the creators of the popular open-source big data processing engine Apache Spark with its flagship product, Databricks Cloud — introduced “Jobs,” a feature for Databricks Cloud at the inaugural Spark Summit East.

12 Universities Embrace Cloud Analytics to Leverage Collective Buying Power

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The State University System of Florida has selected Rosslyn Analytics, a global leader in intelligent data technologies, to leverage its collective $3 billion in purchasing power by exploiting the value of data using cloud-based spend analytics.

Radius Intelligence Implements Databricks Cloud for Big Data Processing

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Databricks — the company founded by the creators of the popular open-source Big Data processing engine Apache Spark with its flagship product, Databricks Cloud — today announced that Radius Intelligence, the business-to-business marketing intelligence company, selected Databricks Cloud as its preferred big-data processing platform.