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5 Reasons You Should Go Off-Premise and Pick the Cloud

In this contributed article, Yaniv Mor, CEO & co-founder of Xplenty, discusses why companies who are still opting for on-premise infrastructure should look into switching to the cloud, and how it can ultimately pay dividends for their businesses.

Snowflake Announces New Self-Service Data Warehouse

Snowflake Computing, the data warehouse built for the cloud, announced Snowflake On Demand – a fast and simple sign-up process for data users of any type to get immediate insight from the most affordable and effective data warehouse.

Four Reasons Why Cloud Backend as a Service Are App Developers’ Secret Weapon

In this contributed article, Senthil Krishnapillai, Global VP and Head of Development for Digital Experience Services at SAP provides four indispensable ways that app developers stand to benefit from implementing cloud backend into their workflow (and the opportunities they miss by not doing so).

Datawatch Brings “Data Socialization” to Self-Service Analytics

Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH) announced its strategic vision and product road map for making “data socialization” a reality for all business users of self-service data preparation.

Talena Enhances Security Features and Expands Cloud Support

Talena, the always-on big data pioneer, enhances its award-winning big data management platform with expanded cloud support and key security features.

Salesforce External Objects for Big Data

The presentation deck below by Sumit Sarkar, Chief Data Evangelist over at our friends Progress Software, is from his recent presentation at Dreamforce about the “largest object ever.”

Bigstep Launches High-Performance, Low-Latency Spark-as-a-Service for Real-Time Streaming Applications

Bigstep, the big data cloud provider, today launched a bare-metal Spark-as-a-Service offering.

Cazena Offers Data Lake as a Service on Microsoft Azure that Integrates Seamlessly into Enterprise Infrastructure

Cazena, a Big Data as a Service provider, expanded its services with the launch of a Data Lake as a Service that runs on Microsoft Azure and is securely integrated with the enterprise.

BlueData Delivers Enterprise-Class Security and Networking for On-Premises Big-Data-as-a-Service with Docker Containers

BlueData, provider of a leading Big-Data-as-a-Service software platform, announced the new fall release for the enterprise edition of its BlueData EPIC software.

Sumo Logic Delivers Machine Data Analytics to Microsoft Azure Marketplace

Sumo Logic, a leading cloud-native, machine data analytics service, announced it has joined the Microsoft Azure Marketplace, providing real-time business operational and security insights into infrastructures and modern applications running on Microsoft Azure.