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New FirstRain Orion Architecture Release Delivers Powerful Business Insights


FirstRain today unveiled the FirstRain Orion Release, a new analytics platform that empowers enterprise customers to deliver business-critical and actionable insights to departments, teams and individuals.

Working with Data: What’s Hot and What’s Not


In honor of all things data, our friends over at MemSQL asked their own team of data engineers and developers – what’s hot and what’s not in working with data these days? Here’s what they came up with.

Paxata Announces Enhancements to its Adaptive Data Preparation™ Application Based on Spark


Paxata, provider of an interactive, self-service Adaptive Data Preparation™ solution at scale, announced continued market success of its high-performance platform, thanks to ongoing adoption and innovation around Apache Spark v1.3.

Bright Computing Highlights Fully Integrated Support for Apache Spark™


Bright Computing, a leading provider of vendor-independent cluster and cloud management software, is proud to announce new features of Bright Cluster Manager for Apache Hadoop Version 7.1, which provides fully integrated support for Apache Spark™.

Yellowfin – Proskriptive Partner to Deliver Healthcare Analytics Platform


The partnership has seen Proskriptive integrate its predictive and prescriptive data models – designed to identify opportunities for quality improvement, operational efficiency, cost savings and enhanced patient care for payers, providers and those that provide products and services to the healthcare industry – with Yellowfin’s business-user-oriented BI platform.

Couchbase Announces New Query Language N1QL: SQL for JSON


Couchbase, Inc. is adding fuel to the NoSQL fire with its announcement of the beta for Couchbase Server 4.0 and the new query language N1QL: SQL for JSON.

JethroData Secures $8.1 Million in Series B Funding to Advance SQL on Hadoop


JethroData, provider of a high performing SQL-on-Hadoop solution, announced that it has closed an $8.1 million Series B financing round led by Square Peg Capital, and including existing investor Pitango Venture Capital.

VoltDB Announces Certification of Fast Data Platform on Cloudera Enterprise

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VoltDB announced the certification of VoltDB’s fast data platform on the latest release of Cloudera Enterprise CDH5 through the Cloudera Certified Technology Program (CCTP).

Cloudwick Launches Cloudwick Insight™ for Hadoop Powered by Pepperdata


Cloudwick, a leading enterprise Open Source Systems Integrator and Managed Service Provider to the Global 1000, announced at Hadoop Summit today its newest service, called Cloudwick Insight™ for Hadoop. Cloudwick Insight™ for Hadoop is an assessment service that uses Pepperdata

Bright Computing Releases New Version of Bright Cluster Manager for Apache Hadoop


Bright Computing, a leading provider of hardware-agnostic cluster and cloud management software, announces a significant update to distribution-agnostic Bright Cluster Manager for Apache Hadoop. The Version 7.1 release eases the burden of managing Hadoop by broadening and deepening the functionality of its offering.