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5 Questions to Improve Data Security (spoiler alert: they start with “W”)

In this special guest feature, Paula Long, CEO and co-founder of DataGravity, discusses how to migrate to the cloud while understanding the five W’s of your data (who, what, where, when, why).

Datera Announces Next-Generation Elastic Data Fabric to Simplify Data Storage for Enterprise and Service Providers

Datera, the application-driven data infrastructure company, announced new enhancements to its Datera Elastic Data Fabric™ 2.0 platform.

Architecting for Access: Simplifying Analytics on Big Data Infrastructure

Whether you’re upgrading your current solution or rolling out a brand new platform, planning and executing an analytics workload today requires answering many tough questions.
This eBook from O’Reilly shares:
• How to choose between a data lake or analysis on the fly
• Tips on finding front-end tools that delight users
• Evaluations of hundreds of permutations of technology stacks
• Advice on how to make data your endgame, not opinion

Informatica Delivers Out-of-the-Box Data Lake Management Solution

Informatica®, the provider of data management solutions, offers business and IT a comprehensive, self-service approach that dramatically shortens the time to value with cloud ready data lakes out-of-the-box.

Open Source As a Business

In this special guest feature, Peter Zaitsev, Co-founder and CEO of Percona, addresses a hot topic due to the public debate on the long term viability of the open source business model that started when the previously staunch open source supporter, Monty Widenius, creator of MySQL and most recently MariaDB Corporation publicly deemed it “unsustainable.”

Are You a Data Hoarder?

Our friends over at Veritas released the results of a global survey that dives into the world of IT “data hoarders.” The research, which surveyed 10,000 IT decision makers and office professionals worldwide, highlights the liability of data breaches and the associated business risks and costs of hoarding.

Predictive maintenance: How data can increase production

Predictive maintenance involves gathering targeted data for analysis, the results of which will help anticipate potential failures before they occur. Companies opt for this type of maintenance to avoid predictable incidents and repair equipment, assembly lines, or machinery with minimum impact on their operations. “Having to repair a faulty product is disastrous for a manufacturer’s brand image. But shutting down […]

Attunity Introduces New SAP Data Integration Solution for Analytics and Big Data

Attunity Ltd. (NASDAQ: ATTU), a leading provider of Big Data management software solutions, announced that it is introducing a new solution, Attunity Replicate for SAP, a high-performance data replication solution optimized to deliver SAP application data in real-time for Big Data analytics on premises or in the cloud.

New StreamSets Dataflow Performance Manager™ Unifies Operational Control Over Data in Motion

StreamSets announced StreamSets Dataflow Performance Manager (DPM™), a solution to manage operations of a company’s end-to-end dataflows within a single pane of glass.

Kinetica Unveils GPU-accelerated Database for Analyzing Streaming Data with Enhanced Performance, Visualization and High Availability

Kinetica announced the newest release of its distributed, in-memory database accelerated by GPUs that simultaneously ingests, explores, and visualizes streaming data.