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Ayasdi Forms Alliance with Teradata

Oct 21, 2014 |

MENLO PARK, Calif., Oct. 21 — Ayasdi, the leading provider of accelerated learning software for complex data, today announced a strategic partnership with Teradata Corp. to empower enterprises to rapidly find critical intelligence within their growing datasets. Ayasdi’s advanced analytics application will be integrated with the Teradata Unified Data Architecture. Using this integration, healthcare, financial services, energy, retail and life science organizations can quickly discover new insights that increase profit margins, strengthen customer relationships, prevent fraud, mitigate risk and meet regulatory Read more…

Cloudera Announces Product Integration with Microsoft Azure

Oct 21, 2014 |

PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 21 — Cloudera, the leader in enterprise analytic data management powered by Apache Hadoop, today announced an effort to integrate and enable Cloudera Enterprise to be Microsoft Azure Certified. In a world where every incremental advantage matters, Cloudera and Microsoft will work to enable quick implementation of Cloudera’s enterprise data hub with the power of Hadoop on demand in Microsoft Azure. Cloudera will also work to certify integration with Microsoft data warehousing and security technologies including Analytics Platform Read more…

RainStor Certifies Archive App on Teradata Appliance for Hadoop

Oct 21, 2014 |

Oct. 21 — RainStor, provider of enterprise archive solutions for Big Data, has self-certified its Archive App on the Teradata Appliance for Hadoop from Teradata, the big data analytics and marketing applications company. RainStor’s Archive App combined with the Teradata Appliance for Hadoop enables companies to gain the advantages of both technologies; standards-based query access on immutable data from RainStor with a highly manageable Hadoop appliance from Teradata. With this combination, customers retain high value data securely with standards-based query Read more…

ASF Introduces Apache Tajo v0.9

Oct 21, 2014 |

FOREST HILL, Md., Oct. 21 — The Apache Software Foundation (ASF), the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 200 Open Source projects and initiatives, announced today the availability of Apache Tajo v0.9, the advanced Open Source data warehousing system in Apache Hadoop. “With Apache Tajo v0.9, our goal of bringing traditional SQL performance to massive data is a step closer,” said Hyunsik Choi, Vice President of Apache Tajo. “We really enjoyed working to improve Tajo’s leading-edge native SQL Read more…

Logi Analytics and Pivotal Form Partnership

Oct 21, 2014 |

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 21 — Logi Analytics, the analytics everywhere company, today announced its integration with Pivotal, the software company at the intersection of big data, Platform as a Service (PaaS) and agile development. The partnership enables customers to analyze data stored in Apache Hadoop and Pivotal Greenplum with unprecedented speed and ease, and distribute those mission-critical insights in real time. Today’s developers need a platform that enables them to continuously update and scale their applications with no downtime, as well as Read more…

Kepware Releases Updated Product for Splunk

Oct 21, 2014 |

SAN FRANCISCO — Splunk Inc., provider of the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence, and Kepware Technologies, developer of software solutions for Industrial Automation and Controls, today announced the availability of Kepware’s Industrial Data Forwarder (IDF) for Splunk. The forwarder, a plug-in for the widely deployed KEPServerEX platform, enables customers to send industrial data from sensors, devices and control systems to Splunk Enterprise and Splunk Cloud. Splunk users can easily collect, search and analyze industrial data to improve operations, accelerate troubleshooting, perform Read more…

SnapLogic Receives $20M in Series D Financing

Oct 21, 2014 |

SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct. 21 — SnapLogic, Inc., the Elastic Integration company, today announced the initial closing of its $20 million Series D financing led by Ignition Partners, which will bring the company’s total financing to $60 million. Also participating in this closing are Andreessen Horowitz, H. Barton Asset Management, Pharus Capital Management and Triangle Peak Partners. The company will use the funds to grow its field sales, marketing and operations while continuing to build upon the big data wrangling and Read more…

New SAP HANA Capabilities Deliver Innovation in the Cloud

Oct 21, 2014 |

LAS VEGAS, Nev., Oct. 21 — SAP SE today announced next steps to deliver innovation in the cloud with the SAP HANA platform, empowering customers to run their businesses in real time. Today’s announcement includes new planned innovations in the latest release of SAP HANA, the fall update of SAP HANA Cloud Platform and a new SAP API Management technology. The announcement was made at SAP TechEd && d-code, being held October 20-24 in Las Vegas. “It’s critical for our customers to simplify their businesses and Read more…

Cazena Raises $8M in Series A Funding

Oct 20, 2014 |

WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 20 — Cazena today announced it has assembled a team of technology luminaries to take on the next challenge in big data. To execute its vision, Cazena has raised $8 million in Series A funding led by Andreessen Horowitz and North Bridge Venture Partners. Cazena was founded by former leaders from Netezza where the team pioneered big data appliances. Netezza was acquired by IBM in 2010 for $1.7 billion. “We are thrilled to announce Cazena and our investors,” Read more…

Looker Partners with Teradata

Oct 20, 2014 |

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 20 — Looker, an innovative software company with a unique approach to business analytics, today announced a partnership with Teradata Corp., the big data analytics and marketing applications company. The combined technology integration leverages the powerful analytic capabilities of the Teradata Aster Discovery platform and Looker’s business intelligence platform to analyze Big Data for a modern business. With an integrated Looker and Teradata Aster environment, user organizations will be able to eliminate much of the complexity associated with getting value Read more…