Big Data companies share their predictions for 2013, and I offer a few of my own.
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Veteran data geek Andrew Brust covers Big Data technologies including Hadoop, NoSQL, Data Warehousing, BI and Predictive Analytics.
Andrew 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. He has been a developer magazine columnist and conference speaker since the mid-90s, and a technology book writer and blogger since 2005. Andrew is also Founder and CEO of Blue Badge Insights, an analysis, strategy and advisory firm serving Microsoft customers and partners.
Version 2.0 of the Couchbase Server NoSQL database reaches GA, adds document store capabilities to the product's key-value store roots.
A series of Big Data-related announcements this week merits a roundup and summary.
Tableau and Deloitte enter a strategic alliance, to result in deployment of over 10,000 Desktop licenses.
First Amazon invested in MPP vendor ParAccel. Now AWS uses ParAccel tech for Redshift. Is this the data warehouse disruption dream team?
Amazon Web Services steps into the world of cloud-based data warehousing, and Jaspersoft's right there with them.
Pentaho's Chief Technology Evangelist opines on the role of Big Data Analytics in this year's holiday retail sales season.
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.
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.