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Big Data No Longer a Big Problem

Today’s enterprise-level organizations produce ever-increasing volumes of data each day. As employees create new documents, presentations, spreadsheets and more, the amount of stored content grows dramatically over time. This rapid data growth creates a challenging new problem for IT professionals: how to store all the data in the most cost-effective way, while ensuring end-users have immediate access to the information they need.

New Release of DriveScale System Unlocks Fastest Path to Workload-ready, Big Data Infrastructures

DriveScale, the company that is pioneering flexible, scale-out computing for the enterprise using standard servers and commodity storage, announced its new release of the DriveScale System.

New SGI Scale-out Solution for SAP HANA Does Real-Time Applications

Today SGI announced that enterprises can now leverage the Intel-based SGI UV 300H server in a multi-node cluster (scale out) to run SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW) on SAP HANA or new SAP BW/4HANA. Unique to SGI, the cluster nodes can later be reconfigured as single-node systems with 1 to 32TB of shared memory (scale up) to run SAP S/4HANA and other real-time applications. “For large enterprises that plan to migrate to SAP S/4HANA but wish to begin their journey to SAP HANA with SAP BW, our new SGI cluster offering is unquestionably the optimal solution,” said Jorge Titinger, president and CEO, SGI. “The scalability of the SGI UV 300H architecture coupled with our expertise in mission-critical environments provides an ideal path to real-time business with SAP HANA.”

ExtraHop Challenges Business and IT Leaders to Rethink the Network

ExtraHop, the provider of streaming analytics that transforms network data into actionable insight, announced the general availability of ExtraHop 6.0.

Teradata Everywhere™ Announced – Massively Parallel Processing Analytic Database Available Everywhere

Teradata (NYSE: TDC), a leading analytics solutions company, announced Teradata Everywhere™, an industry first that brings the world’s most powerful massively parallel processing (MPP) analytic database to multiple public clouds, managed cloud, and on-premises environments.

Huawei and Alluxio Jointly Release Big Data Storage Acceleration Solution

Huawei bands together with Alluxio to announce the release of their big data storage acceleration solution, integrating Huawei’s FusionStorage with Alluxio’s memory-speed virtual distributed storage system.

Interview: Ryan W.J. Waite, Senior Vice President of Products at Cray, Inc.

I recently caught up with Ryan W.J. Waite, Senior Vice President of Products at Cray, Inc., to discuss the announcement of the company’s new supercomputing analytics platform Urika GX – 3x faster than prior generations – in direct response to commercial customer demand.

Galactic Exchange Delivers ClusterGX(tm) Full-Service, for On-Premise Managed Big Data

Galactic Exchange, Inc. announced the availability of its Docker container powered clustering technology (ClusterGX™) as an on-premise managed service solution (ClusterGX™ Full-Service) for customers deploying Hadoop/Spark Big Data applications.

Coho Data Introduces Support for Block Storage

Coho Data, a leading innovator in scale-out flash storage for the enterprise, announced DataStream 2.7 which further enhances its support for enterprise workloads.

Cray Targets Enterprise Big Data with New Open Agile Analytics System

Global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. (Nasdaq: CRAY) today announced the launch of the Cray® Urika®-GX system – the first agile analytics platform that fuses supercomputing technologies with an open, enterprise-ready software framework for big data analytics.