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Big Data Benchmark Gauges Hadoop Platforms

Jun 1, 2016

In another indication of a maturing technology and growing demand, an industry group has released a big data analytics benchmark designed to gauge the performance of Hadoop-based systems.

The Transaction Processing Performance Council said this week its TPCx-BB benchmark for big data analytics systems covers systems such as MapReduce, Apache Hive, Apache Spark and Machine Learning Library, or MLib. Read more…

How Intuit Personalizes TurboTax Experiences with Big Data

Apr 15, 2016

If you’re like millions of Americans who use TurboTax, you know how the program makes preparing your individual tax return easy—at least compared to actually reading and understanding the 70,000-page tax code. Read more…

HPE Doubles Down on Analytics, Machine Learning

Mar 10, 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) rolled out a new version of its enterprise search and analytics platform with an increased focus on unstructured data. In parallel, it unveiled a new cloud-based new machine learning service aimed at speeding development of enterprise and mobile data applications. Read more…

Hortonworks Splits ‘Core’ Hadoop from Extended Services

Mar 1, 2016

Hortonworks today announced a major change to the way it distributes its Hadoop software. Going forward, Hortonworks plans to update “core Hadoop” components like HDFS, MapReduce, and YARN just once a year in accordance with guidance from the Open Data Platform initiative (ODPi), while “extended services” Read more…

Hortonworks Overhauls Partner Program

Jan 14, 2016

Hortonworks today unveiled an overhauled business partner program that it says will make it easier for software vendors, consultants, and resellers to engage with the Hadoop distributor in the burgeoning market for big data solutions. Read more…

HP Updates Big Data Strategy

Aug 11, 2015

Hewlett-Packard fleshed out its big data strategy this week with the roll out of a new version of its analytics platform at a company event along with an “accelerator” program that would give developers access to APIs on its Haven big data platform at a discounted rate. Read more…