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AtScale Accelerates Big Data Analytics Deployments in the Cloud

AtScale announced the availability of a universal semantic platform for business intelligence (BI) with Microsoft Azure HDInsight. With this offering, in one click, enterprises gain faster time to insight by deploying Big Data Analytics on Azure in minutes, and benefit from an enhanced ROI by running production-ready workloads on the productive and intelligent Azure cloud platform.

Teradata Announces IntelliSphere to Enable a Flexible, Cost-Effective and Scalable Analytical Ecosystem

Teradata (NYSE: TDC), a leading data and analytics company, announced Teradata IntelliSphere™, a comprehensive software portfolio that unlocks a wealth of key capabilities for enterprises to leverage all the core software required to ingest, access, deploy and manage a flexible analytical ecosystem.

DriveScale Expands Software Composable Infrastructure Platform to Securely Manage Modern Application Workloads

DriveScale, the leader in delivering Software Composable Infrastructure (SCI) for modern workloads, announced a new release of the DriveScale System. The latest enhancements include support for encryption of data at rest and in transit, along with support for data disposition and shredding. The new release provides enterprises with the security features they need to ensure their customer, personnel or other sensitive information is protected and safe from unauthorized viewing.

The Future of Federal Agency Data Access, Integration, Sharing and Security

In this special guest feature, Gavin Robertson, CTO and SVP of WhamTech, discusses the future technology of data federation and protection within federal agencies. These new technologies could have a profound positive impact on the effectiveness and efficiency of future government programs. The benefits will be significant, including cost savings, accelerated implementations, improved and new capabilities, leveraged existing IT investments, improved data security, flexible future options and increased stakeholder satisfaction.

BlueData, Intel Compare Bare-Metal & Containers for Big Data Workloads

Has your business ever tried to decide between a bare-metal environment or a container-based environment for dealing with Big Data needs? BlueData and Intel collaborated to discuss this very issue in a benchmark study of the performance of Big Data workloads.

Cloudy with a Chance of On-prem

In this special guest feature, Jim Scott, Director of Enterprise Strategy and Architecture at MapR, explores different use cases that may be best run in the cloud versus on premises, points out opportunities to optimize cost and operational benefits, and explain how to get the data moved between locations.

Dow Jones launches Data, News and Analytics (DNA) Platform

Dow Jones has announced the beta launch of DNA, a platform that empowers third-party businesses to access and integrate Dow Jones news and data into their own solutions. With the launch of DNA (“Data, News and Analytics”), Dow Jones is opening up its unrivaled archive of premium news and data to customers, partners and their developers for the first time in its 130-year history.

Data Systems Strategies for Today’s Challenges

To address today’s challenges and come up with viable data systems strategies, pharmaceutical companies are looking outside the industry to leverage scientific and technical innovation in other markets.

Dataguise Introduces Sensitive Data Monitoring and Masking for Apache Hive

Dataguise, a leader in sensitive data governance, announced that DgSecure now provides industry-first sensitive data monitoring and masking in Apache Hive.

Zoomdata Introduces Smart Connector for Vertica Advanced Analytics Database from HPE

Zoomdata, developers of the visual analytics platform for big data, announced a new Smart Connector™ for the Vertica Advanced Analytics database from Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Leading Vertica systems integrator, Clarity Insights, will offer customers pre-integrated Zoomdata packages for Vertica as well as other supported data sources.