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StackShare Database Index

Our friends over at StackShare recently reached out to insideBIGDATA to provide their latest Database Index. To compile the StackShare Database Index, StackShare — one of the world’s largest developer communities, with 100,000+ CTOs and developers at companies like Spotify, Airbnb, Instacart, and Dropbox sharing and discussing their tech stacks — conducted original research on which databases are most widely used right now, and which are most in-demand by recruiters.

Kinetica Brings GPU Acceleration with SQL to Tableau

Kinetica, provider of the high-performing GPU-accelerated database, announced the availability of native integration with Tableau allowing users to simultaneously ingest, explore, analyze, and visualize data within milliseconds to make critical decisions and find efficiencies, lower cost, generate new revenue, and improve customer experience.

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.

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.

Swarm64 Releases Swarm64SDA to Empower Real-Time Big Data Analytics for High Velocity Data

Swarm64, provider of the scalable data accelerator (SDA), enabling relational databases to perform real-time big data analytics, introduced its new Swarm64SDA, which empowers a single server to ingest more than a million records per second as well as analyze the data in real-time. The SDA utilizes the performance of Intel® Arria® 10 FPGAs to deliver these results. The SDA integrates seamlessly into MariaDB, PostgreSQL and MySQL databases.

Fauna Launches FaundaDB Serverless Cloud, Severless Database

Fauna, Inc., makers of the first adaptive operational database, announced the general availability of FaunaDB Serverless Cloud. This release enables developers to rapidly implement and elastically scale cloud applications with zero capacity planning or provisioning.

EnterpriseDB Sets New Standard for Digital Business with Release of the EDB Postgres Platform 2017

EnterpriseDB® (EDB™), the database platform company for digital business, announced the general availability of the EDB Postgres™ Platform 2017. The EDB Postgres Platform is the first integrated open source-based database management platform that brings together all of the components required for managing structured and unstructured data in a single platform. The 2017 version of the platform enables organizations to improve decision-making, explore new revenue opportunities, and boost productivity with better support for advanced analytics and data integration.

Fuzzy Logix Announces Availability of DB Lytix™ for Cloudera Enterprise 5

Fuzzy Logix announced availability of its advanced analytics suite DB Lytix™ on Cloudera Enterprise 5. DB Lytix software enables analysts and data scientists to perform predictive and advanced statistical analysis on Cloudera using fast, fully supported and scalable analytics running natively on the cluster.

CrateDB SQL Database Puts IoT and Machine Data to Work

Crate.io announced general availability of CrateDB 1.0, an open source SQL database that enables real-time analytics for machine data applications. CrateDB makes machine data applications that were previously only possible using NoSQL solutions available to mainstream SQL developers. The company also announced that it has opened a new world headquarters in San Francisco, adding to its existing presence in Berlin, Germany and Dornbirn, Austria.