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.
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.
This October isn't just busy with Presidential politics; it’s high season for the Big Data news cycle as well.
Last week, ZDNet Editor-in-Chief Larry Dignan and I debated the enterprise-readiness of Big Data. I believe such readiness is still a ways off, for a variety of reasons. I reiterate my debate points in essay form here.
Industry consortium TechAmerica Foundation delivers its report on what government is doing with Big Data, and what it should do going forward.
At a panel discussion in Manhattan, we learn that BI, Hadoop, NoSQL and Data Analytics companies look at the same issues and technologies, sometimes through very different lenses.
Today's a big day for Big Data partnerships. Cloudera-Syncsort, Cisco-Pentaho and Connotate-CrowdSource are all announcing link-ups today.
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