Think analytics is just about data from databases, logs and sensor output? Think again. Analytics can actually help developers debug their apps and prioritize feature support.
Big on Data
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.
Cloudera has launched its Sentry security module for Hive and Impala. But is a more comprehensive security solution for Hadoop possible?
The Tableau data exploration and visualization suite is now available in the cloud. The cost? $500 per user, per year.
Actian's been collecting Big Data companies lately. Now it's combining and integrating their wares in two new platform offerings.
Microsoft consolidates its PowerPivot, Power View, Data Explorer and GeoFlow properties into one self-service, cloud and mobile BI platform, delivered via Office 365.
If you just can't leave the topic of big data behind as you hit the beach or BBQ circuit this weekend, then perhaps a reading list on the subject is in order.
For the opening day of Hadoop Summit in San Jose, MapR/Fusion-io and Zettaset/Informatica announce new partnerships, and Couchbase announces a new release.
The A-list data warehouse company will sell and support Hadoop on its own appliances, commodity hardware and even as standalone software.
Splunk integrates its own code with Hadoop MapReduce, allowing in-place analysis of Hadoop data.
Roambi Business takes Roambi Analytics off-prem; North American Partner Program formalizes SI/reseller channel.