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RethinkDB Releases 2.2, Introduces Single Query Changefeeds

RethinkDB, an open-source scalable database for the real-time web, today announced the release of RethinkDB 2.2. The new version significantly improves performance and scalability by up to 50 percent.

Podium Data Launches Podium 2.0, A Disruptive Data Lake Software Platform

Podium Data launched Podium 2.0, an award-winning, disruptive data lake management platform that solves the top challenges of enterprise data management. Podium 2.0 accelerates time to answer from months to minutes with secure access to trusted data and reduces costs by millions by displacing legacy data management platforms, including ETL tools.

Coinalytics Taps MemSQL to Speed Actionable Insights From Blockchain Technologies

MemSQL, a leader in real-time databases for transactions and analytics, today announced that Coinalytics, the real-time intelligence service for blockchain, has tapped MemSQL to more quickly and easily access data to turn blockchain into actionable insights.

New Looker Blocks Make BigQuery Accessible for Company-Wide Analytics

Looker, the company on a mission to power data-driven companies, today announced a series of Looker Blocks for Google BigQuery that make it easy to build an organization-wide data analytics platform.

Wells Fargo Invests in Splice Machine Through Startup Accelerator Program

Splice Machine, provider of the Hadoop RDBMS, announced that it is one of only three startups selected this fall for the Wells Fargo Startup Accelerator program. During the six-month, hands-on Startup Accelerator program, Wells Fargo mentors will provide guidance to Splice Machine.

MariaDB® Announces Highly Scalable Hybrid Cloud Offering for Microsoft Azure

MariaDB® Corporation, a recognized leader in open-source database solutions for high availability, scalability, and performance, today announced MariaDB Enterprise Cluster™ with MaxScale is now available on the Microsoft Azure Marketplace.

Data Centric Approach to Big Data Storage

In this special guest feature, Shahbaz Ali, CEO of Tarmin highlights how data centric approaches to big data storage enable enterprises to make better sense of the world.

Solix Big Data Suite Standard Edition Announced: Free ILM Framework Built on Hadoop

Solix Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of Enterprise Data Management (EDM) solutions, announced the Standard Edition of the Solix Big Data Suite. Solix Big Data Suite Standard Edition is a free Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) framework, built on a single node cluster and packaged in a virtual environment.

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.