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ApacheCon North America


ApacheCon North America 2015 brings together the open source community to learn about and collaborate on the technologies and projects driving the future of open source, big data and cloud computing.

Basho Poised for Continued Rapid Growth in 2015


Basho Technologies, the creator and developer of Riak®, the industry-leading distributed NoSQL database, is poised for continued growth in 2015 with increasing customer traction, an expanding partner ecosystem and a number of new technology enhancements that help enterprises and cloud service providers capitalize on the rapid growth of unstructured data.

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


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.

Solving the Data Growth Crisis with Hadoop


Our friends over at Solix have given a great deal of thought to solving the data growth crisis with Hadoop enterprise archiving and data lakes. As a result, they’ve come up with a compelling infographics that summarizes the pain-points.

Splice Machine Partners with RedPoint Global to Deliver “Big Data” Digital Marketing Platform


Splice Machine, provider of The Hadoop RDBMS, announced it has formed a strategic partnership with RedPoint Global, a data management and digital marketing software leader, to bring its customers a complete omni-channel marketing solution for Big Data.

The opportunities for LTO tape in the era of Cloud and Big Data


In this special guest feature, Simon Watkins of HP Storage gives his perspectives on how LTO tape offers important storage opportunities in the era of Big Data and Cloud.

Hedvig Exits Stealth to Reinvent Distributed Data Storage


After three years of stealth development, Hedvig emerged with the announcement of $12.5 million in venture funding and a mature software-defined storage platform that fundamentally changes the economics of enterprise data storage and management. With the Hedvig Distributed Storage Platform, cloud and data center professionals can consolidate storage of any type or location into a virtualized pool that drops the provisioning time and costs to small fractions of what it would take with traditional storage technologies today.

Advantages of an In-Memory Data Fabric over Alternative Technologies


This article is the fourth 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.

Using Apache Spark in the Enterprise


In this special guest feature, Eric Frenkiel of MemSQL champions the use of Apache Spark in the enterprise coupled with in-memory database technology to achieve the promise of real-time analytics.

Database Scaling Redefined by Couchbase


Couchbase, Inc. introduced breakthrough scaling technology that substantially increases application performance and dramatically reduces costs. Multi-Dimensional Scaling provides the option to isolate database query, index and data services, so that hardware resources can be independently assigned and optimized on a per node basis, as application requirements change.