Microsoft is not the first company to mash up relational MPP technology with Hadoop, but it may be the most impactful player to do so.
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Veteran data geek Andrew Brust covers Big Data technologies including Hadoop, NoSQL, Data Warehousing, BI and Predictive Analytics.
Andrew J. Brust has worked in the software industry for 25 years as a developer, consultant, entrepreneur and CTO, specializing in application development, databases and business intelligence technology.
Tableau previews version 8 of its category-leading software, and reveals its secret weapon: customers are having a blast.
Open source BI Vendor Pentaho revs its business analytics suite and releases a new mobile HTML 5 client for iPad.
For big data to amount to a serious asset that business and operations can exploit, datacentres will have to take a long, hard look at infrastructure and architecture.
Strata + Hadoop World NYC is done, but cataloging the Big Data announcements isn't. This post aims to remedy that.
Big Data darling Cloudera's Impala product promotes SQL to peer-level with MapReduce.
At Strata + Hadoop World in New York, Big Data vendors announced products and partnerships that the push of Hadoop into the Enterprise.
Datameer launches an App Market, Nominum partners with IBM for "Big DNS" analytics, and open source BI player Actuate acquires Big Data analytics provider Quiterian.
Strata + Hadoop World NYC opens tomorrow. NYC Data week starts today, and so have the product announcements.
Gartner releases a report on Big Data spending; IBM and Oxford release a Big Data study; Teradata Aster launches a new appliance integrating MPP technology and Hadoop.