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Teespring Powers Social Commerce Platform Insights With In-Memory Database From MemSQL


MemSQL, a leader in real-time databases for transactions and analytics, announced that Teespring, a leader in on-demand social commerce, selected and deployed MemSQL to optimize its sales analytics and create a seamless experience for apparel buyers and sellers.

Segment Raises $27 Million Series B from Thrive Capital, Accel Partners


Segment, the customer data hub, today announced $27 million in Series B investment, led by Thrive Capital with participation from existing investors Accel Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, and Jon Winkelried, former president of Goldman Sachs.

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.

Clusterpoint 4 Computing Engine Combines Instantly Scalable Database and Computational Power


Clusterpoint, a NoSQL database vendor providing Database-As-A-Service (DBAAS), announced the availability of Clusterpoint 4, an evolution of its database software now becoming a computing engine. This unique platform combines an instantly scalable document-oriented database and computing infrastructure so businesses can process and analyze large amounts of data in real-time at a reasonable cost.

Mistaking a Data Library for a Data Lake: 7 best practices for developing your Hadoop data strategy

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In this special guest feature, Supreet Oberoi, Vice President of Field Engineering of Concurrent, Inc. talks about how companies should change their perspective on their data strategies, and look at the process as building a data library as opposed to a data lake.

MemSQL Launches Spark Streamliner Giving Customers Immediate Access to Real-Time Analytics


MemSQL, a leader in real-time databases for transactions and analytics, announced Spark Streamliner, an integrated Spark solution to give enterprises immediate access to real-time analytics.

ScyllaDB Releases 10X Faster NoSQL Data Store with Apache Cassandra Compatibility

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ScyllaDB is releasing a new NoSQL data store that delivers 10x the performance of Apache® Cassandra, with full compatibility with the CQL query language.

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.

Investing in a Data Lake? Shore up the Big Data Gateway


In this special guest feature, John Thielens, VP of Technology at Cleo discusses how the ability to connect to non-traditional storage repositories can solve the security, access control, and scalability challenges of data lakes, which are more suited to handle today’s less structured data.

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.