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Intel Builds Analytics, Database Use Cases for Optane

Apr 4, 2019 |

Intel offered a list of use cases for its Optane DC persistent memory technology during a company event this week, including Twitter’s effort to scale its Hadoop clusters using Optane and SAP HANA’s database improvements focused on applications like machine learning and predictive analytics. Read more…

Deep Dive Into Databricks’ Big Speedup Plans for Apache Spark

May 4, 2015 |

Apache Spark rose to prominence within the Hadoop world as a faster and easier to use alternative to MapReduce. But as fast as Spark is today, it won’t hold a candle to future versions of Spark that the folks at Databricks are now developing. Read more…

Big Data I/O Benchmark Gains Steam

Feb 8, 2012 |Although Fusion-io was the first to break the B-IOP barrier, others in the storage market are stepping with their own unique claims to I/O fame. For instance, today Virident and NEC announced a system that can handle 1.2 million... Read more…

Mellanox Addresses Big Data Acceleration

Nov 8, 2011 |Mellanox Technologies announced UDA 2.0 this week, which is a network-based and software-driven approach to speeding Hadoop cluster performance. The company claims users can expect two times the performance for data-intensive applications. Read more…

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