Andrew Brust

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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 serves as Senior Director, Technical Product Marketing and Evangelism at Datameer, a big data analytics company.

Andrew does consulting work for various software and technology solution providers including, very often, Microsoft partner companies and, on occasion, with Microsoft itself. Andrew is also a member of several Microsoft expert and influencer programs for which he receives no monetary compensation. Andrew does not own discrete shares in any tech company other than his own.

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Alluxio 2.0 seeks to unify fragmented data ecosystem

Alluxio 2.0 seeks to unify fragmented data ecosystem

Alluxio, based on the original AMPLab Tachyon project, wants you to use its in-memory file system construct for fast data access, sharing of data between compute frameworks, and intelligent negotiation of data movement between clouds. Its new policy-driven data orchestration, and its AWS and Starburst Presto integrations, sweeten the deal.

July 15, 2019 by in Big Data Analytics

Power BI: New UI, more AI

Power BI: New UI, more AI

UI updates; general availability of preview features; as well as promoted and certified datasets, are here now. New AI-powered visuals and features are coming, as are an Office-like UI and natural language query enhancements.

June 10, 2019 by in Big Data Analytics