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Teradata Expands Market Opportunity for Industry-Leading Data Warehouse on Amazon Web Services


Teradata Corp. (NYSE: TDC), the big data analytics and marketing applications company, announced today it is making its Teradata Database, a leading data warehousing and analytic solution, available for cloud deployment on AWS to support production workloads.

Station X Accelerates Pace of Genome Interpretation With Qubole

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Qubole, the big data-as-a-service company, announced that Station X, a leading developer of technologies that make large-scale human genome management and analysis easier, is using Presto on Qubole’s cloud-based big data platform to power GenePool™, a powerful software-as-a-service solution for real-time analytics of genomic and medical information.

First Insight Announces Predictive Analytics Solution for Retailers and Brands


First Insight, a leading provider of solutions that empower brands to incorporate the voice of the customer into the design and merchandising of new products, today announced the launch of InsightTargeting, a solution enabling retailers and brands to create highly targeted products and promotions through predictive analytics.

ClearStory Data Pioneers Advances in Spark-native, Disparate Data Blending


ClearStory Data, the company bringing business-oriented Data Intelligence to everyone, announced new enhancements to its Apache Spark-native Intelligent Data Harmonization™ capabilities to address a broad market shift and accelerating requirement for everyday business people to access and blend disparate data and be more self-reliant in reaching deeper insights.

IBM Storage with OpenStack Brings Simplicity and Robustness to Cloud

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IBM has written a new 8 page white paper “IBM Storage with OpenStack Brings Simplicity and Robustness to Cloud” to review the increasingly popular OpenStack cloud platform and the abilities that IBM storage solutions provide to enable and enhance OpenStack deployments.

Google Cloud Dataproc: Making Spark and Hadoop Easier, Faster, and Cheaper


Today Google is releasing Google Cloud Dataproc as a beta service. Cloud Dataproc gives you anytime access to super-fast, simple yet powerful, managed Spark and Hadoop clusters.

Alteryx Debuts In-Database Analytics For Amazon Redshift


Alteryx, Inc., a leader in data blending and advanced analytics, today announced that in-database data blending with Amazon Web Services’s (AWS) Amazon Redshift is available as a part of the newly released Alteryx Analytics 10.0.

Datameer’s Stefan Groschupf on Data Security in the Cloud


As another episode of the Big Data & Brews industry perspectives series, Stefan Groschupf, CEO of our friends over at Datameer, talks about how cloud providers have strong data security measures since they have dedicated teams focused on that part of the solution.

Altiscale Launches Hadoop-based OLAP-as-a-Service Offering, powered by AtScale


Altiscale, a leading provider of Big-Data-as-a-Service, announced today that it is making AtScale’s OLAP-on-Hadoop technology available in the Altiscale Data Cloud.

ClearStory’s Spark-Powered Data Analysis Teams Up with Google Cloud Dataflow


ClearStory Data, the company bringing business-oriented Data Intelligence to everyone, announced a new collaboration with the Google Cloud Platform to speed data analysis on large, diverse data to answer new business questions.