The popular Hadoop distributor and the darling of open source say they are forging a new alliance in which they’ll build open-source analytics offerings geared toward the enterprise.
The new OpenStack release, dubbed ‘Juno,’ has lots of fixes, better support for hot upgrades, and now hooks up with Hadoop.
MongoDB looks to compete on every cloud, as Microsoft and IBM gear up to steal its customers.
“Data lakes” are gaining momentum as scalable repositories for critical data to be used for predictive Big Data analytics, according to EMC.
Platfora says that its big data analytics platform is the only end-to-end product with a native-Hadoop infrastructure — and this enables analysts, business professionals and data scientists to access and drill down into the rawest forms of petabyte-scale data without the need for IT support.
Floating a big data platform in a public cloud is…well, feasible. You might call it an easy, step-by-step process, if you don’t mind that Hortonworks’ count of four steps in this explanation of spinning up Hadoop on Amazon actually contains 46 screenshots.
In the era of Big Data, your zip code is a window into what you can afford to buy, but it also reveals how you spend time
The Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa has now claimed more than 4,000 lives.While emergency response teams, medical charities and non-governmental organisations struggle to contain the virus, could big data analytics help?
A growing number of data scientists believe so.
The big picture for Cloudera Enterprise 5.2 is to integrate well into enterprises building an analytics fabric designed to crunch data.