DataStax, the company that delivers Apache Cassandra™ to the enterprise, announced the general availability of DataStax Enterprise 4.7 (DSE 4.7), a leading database platform purpose-built for the performance and availability demands of web, mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) applications.
MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of a top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, announced the general availability of Apache Drill 1.0 in the MapR Distribution. Drill uniquely delivers self-service SQL analytics without requiring pre-defined schema definitions, dramatically reducing the time required for business analysts to explore and understand data.
A new Gartner research report, “Cool Vendors in Storage Technologies,” details five emerging vendors that can assist organizations in meeting their storage modernization and cost containment initiatives. For example, Storiant is a multifaceted archiving platform that can support active, compliance and historical archives in a private cloud environment.