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Splunk Announces Fiscal Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Aug 28, 2015 |

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Aug. 28 — Splunk Inc., provider of the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence, today announced results for its fiscal second quarter ended July 31, 2015. Second Quarter 2016 Financial Highlights Total revenues were $148.3 million, up 46% year-over-year. License revenues were $88.0 million, up 42% year-over-year. GAAP operating loss was $65.6 million; GAAP operating margin was negative 44.2%. Non-GAAP operating income was $4.8 million; non-GAAP operating margin was 3.2%. GAAP loss per share was $0.44; non-GAAP Read more…

Accenture Launches Advanced Analytics Applications for Telecommunications Industry

Aug 27, 2015 |

NEW YORK, N.Y., Aug 27 — Accenture is launching five advanced analytics applications for the telecommunications industry, equipping users with customized analytics insights that can empower them to make smarter, data-driven decisions. Developed through the Accenture Analytics Applications Platform – a scalable platform that develops industry- and function-specific advanced analytics applications that are reusable, configurable and adaptable to meet the needs of each unique company and its individual users – the new analytics applications are designed to help telecommunications companies make more effective pricing, Read more…

Navigator Joins Cloudera Accelerator Program

Aug 27, 2015 |

PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 27 — Cloudera, the leader in enterprise analytic data management powered by Apache Hadoop, today announced that Cloudera Navigator has joined the Cloudera Accelerator Program, a partner program designed to expedite the development and certification of partner applications on pervasive Hadoop technologies. Cloudera Navigator, the most popular data management and governance solution for Hadoop, has become the de facto standard in the industry for partners and users alike. This collaboration between leading data management and governance providers will ensure Read more…

TIBCO NOW Tour Coming to Europe in October

Aug 27, 2015 |

PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 27 — TIBCO Software Inc., a global leader in integration, analytics, and event processing, announced the TIBCO NOW Tour (TNT) in Paris and London, bringing the value of TIBCO’s annual US-based event to Europe. During the event, held in Paris on October 13 and London on October 15, TIBCO executives, partners, and customers will come together to discuss how the ability to create business moments is fast becoming a requirement for a memorable customer experience. Attendees at Read more…

Adello Contributes to the Apache Hadoop Project

Aug 27, 2015 |

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 27 — Adello contributes to the Apache Hadoop project, an open-source software used for reliable, scalable, distributed computing of large data sets. Adello is among companies like Yahoo!, Facebook and Cloudera who regularly contribute to software development of the various Apache Hadoop projects. Adello leveraged work from the Apache community to shape its infrastructure, in order to build an industry-leading technology platform. Adello’s infrastructure spans across three continents, which not only acquires 10 billion data points per day but Read more…

Teradata Extends Commitment to SUSE Linux Enterprise

Aug 26, 2015 |

NUREMBERG, Germany, Aug. 26 — SUSE today announced Teradata, the big data analytics and marketing applications company, has renewed and extended its commitment to SUSE Linux Enterprise Server as the strategic platform across Teradata’s entire product portfolio. The new agreement extends the two companies’ original seven-year partnership an additional seven years. “Teradata empowers organizations to create a competitive advantage by leveraging data and analytics,” said Chris Twogood, vice president of products and services for Teradata. “Our close relationship and collaboration with SUSE has allowed Teradata to Read more…

Terbium Labs Utilizing MapR Distribution

Aug 26, 2015 |

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 26 — MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache Hadoop, today announced that Terbium Labs, a security software company that proactively searches for stolen data on the Dark Web using a patented, privacy-protected, data fingerprinting technique, is using the MapR Distribution as the big data platform for Matchlight, a first-of-its-kind data intelligence system. The data-centric solution closes the breach detection gap and minimizes the damage, loss and risk caused by a data breach, which costs corporations and consumers Read more…

UC Irvine Extension Announces New Big Data Specialized Studies Program

Aug 26, 2015 |

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 26 — Successful businesses have become increasingly reliant on rapidly expanding amounts of data to remain competitive. With the increasing number of businesses in the workforce requiring employees to understand and harness to value of big data, the University of California, Irvine Extension announced today a new Big Data Specialized Studies Program. The fully online program provides individuals with the background needed to effectively collect and manage extremely large amounts of information, perform data-driven discovery and prediction, and extract value and competitive intelligence Read more…

The ASF Announces Apache Lens as a Top-Level Project

Aug 26, 2015 |

FOREST HILL, Md., Aug. 26 — The Apache Software Foundation (ASF), the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 350 Open Source projects and initiatives, announced today that Apache Lens has graduated from the Apache Incubator to become a Top-Level Project (TLP), signifying that the project’s community and products have been well-governed under the ASF’s meritocratic process and principles. Apache Lens is a Unified Analytics platform. It provides an optimal execution environment for analytical queries in the unified view. Read more…

TIBCO to Acquire Mashery

Aug 26, 2015 |

PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 26 — TIBCO Software Inc., a global leader in integration, analytics, and event processing, today announced it will acquire Mashery, the industry leader in Application Programming Interface (API) management. The transaction is expected to close in the coming weeks. With this acquisition, TIBCO expands its API management solutions to help enterprises transform into digital businesses, integrate more channels for new services and experiences, and empower developers to accelerate innovation. “Mashery powers many of the most effective API Read more…