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Want to Run Cassandra in a Container? You Need to Solve These 4 Problems First

In this contributed article, Gou Rao, Co-founder and CTO at Portworx, discusses how running the open source distributed NoSQL database Cassandra in a container requires some special considerations. If you can solve these problems, you’ll have gotten most of the way to a successful Cassandra deployment in containers.

MemSQL Offers Real-Time Data Warehouse Managed Service

MemSQL, provider of the fast real-time data warehouse, announced the general availability of MemSQL Cloud. With this release, MemSQL now allows customers to use the managed service on either Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure with a unified architecture for transactional, analytical, and streaming data warehouse workloads.

Actian Launches Actian NoSQL, Object-Oriented Database Designed To Deliver Enterprise-Class Performance

Actian, the hybrid data management, analytics and integration company, announced the newest version of the Actian NoSQL database, combining object technology and enterprise-class database features to provide solutions for businesses with complex data models. Actian has reinvented the traditional object-oriented database to deliver the first NoSQL database with enterprise-class performance and scale.

Syncsort Combines Data Quality and Big Data Integration Software for Governance and Customer 360 Initiatives

Syncsort, a global leader in data liberation, integrity and integration solutions for next-generation analytics, announced new solutions that bring together its industry-leading Big Data Integration and Trillium data quality software to address enterprise requirements to support data governance and Customer 360 initiatives in the data lake.

Making Machine Learning Simple

For enterprises who need to jump start into machine learning, Databricks provides the performance, reliability, and ease of use to tackle machine learning with big data. With Databricks, teams will be able to focus on solving hard machine learning problems instead of supporting infrastructure. To learn more on making machine learning simple download this white paper.

Couchbase Introduces New Era of Customer Experience with New Engagement Database

Couchbase, Inc. unveiled a newt Engagement Database, a new category of database that enables enterprises to continually create and reinvent the customer experience. Unlike traditional databases, the Engagement Database taps into dynamic data, at any scale and across any channel or device, to liberate data’s full potential at a time when the strategic use of data to create exceptional customer experiences has become a key competitive differentiator for businesses.

IBM Accelerates Open Database-as-a-Service on IBM Power Systems

IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced a new Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) toolkit on Power Systems optimized for open source databases, including MongoDB, EDB PostgreSQL, MySQL, MariaDB, Redis, Neo4j, and Apache Cassandra to help deliver more speed, control, and efficiency for enterprise developers and IT departments.

What’s Next for Big Data? Thinking Beyond Hadoop with Elastic Object Storage

In this special guest feature, Irshad Raihan, Product Marketing Manager at Red Hat Storage, discusses how organizations can save money and realize greater flexibility by moving data with lower business value to a more affordable storage solution.

MarkLogic Transforms the Database Market with MarkLogic® 9, the Next Evolution in Database Technology

MarkLogic Corporation, a leading operational and transactional Enterprise NoSQL database provider, launched MarkLogic 9, the latest release of the world’s best database for integrating data from silos. With new data integration, security and manageability capabilities, MarkLogic 9 enables organizations to more rapidly, easily and affordably achieve a unified, actionable 360-degree view of their data whether in the cloud or on-premises.

Configuration for Big-Data-as-a-Service

This white paper describes a new solution for Big-Data-as-a-Service combining the BlueData EPIC (Elastic Private Instant Clusters) software platform with the HPE Elastic Platform for Big Data Analytics (EPA). BlueData is transforming how enterprises deploy their Big Data applications and infrastructure. To learn more about Big-Data-as-a-Service download this white paper.