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MongoDB Looks to Future Following IPO

Oct 19, 2017 |

MongoDB CEO and President Dev Ittycheria rang the opening bell at the NASDAQ MarketSite this morning as shares in the local New York City company started trading under the ticker symbol MDB. Read more…

The New Math Driving NoSQL Analytics

Aug 3, 2017 |

NoSQL databases are extremely popular among developers thanks to their flexible schemas and rich data types like JSON. But those same attributes make getting data out of them using traditional SQL queries a real pain. Read more…

SAP Vora Gets Analytics, Cloud Upgrades

Mar 15, 2017 |

Building on its acquisition of Hadoop specialist Altiscale Inc., SAP is combining the latest release of its Vora in-memory distributed computing platform with its big data cloud as it extends the Apache Spark framework to deliver interactive analytics on Hadoop. Read more…

Couchbase Passes MongoDB in Functionality, CEO Claims

Oct 6, 2015 |

Couchbase and MongoDB have been going head to head in the world of document-oriented NoSQL databases for some time. With today’s launch of Couchbase Server 4.0, the company has caught up to and even surpassed some of MongoDB’s capabilities, according to Couchbase CEO Bob Wiederhold. Read more…

MapR Gives Hadoop Distro More NoSQL Smarts

Sep 29, 2015 |

Hadoop and NoSQL databases share some similarities, but the platforms typically live within different levels of the big data spectrum. Now MapR Technologies is working to break those barriers down by adding a major piece of NoSQL functionality to its Hadoop distribution. Read more…

Apache Drill Poised to Crack Tough Data Challenges

May 19, 2015 |

It’s been three years in the making, and today the Apache Drill project announced that version 1 of the eponymous tool is ready for business. MapR Technologies, which develops Hadoop and NoSQL database software, wasted no time adding it to its software stack, and declaring war on fixed schemas everywhere. Read more…

MarkLogic Goes All In with JavaScript

Feb 9, 2015 |

One of the knocks on MarkLogic’s has been the need for specialized training to develop applications that run on its NoSQL database. With today’s unveiling of MarkLogic 8, the company has addressed that criticism by enabling programmers to access all of the database’s functionality using the lingua franca of the Web today: Read more…

How SQL-on-JSON Analytics Bolstered a Business

Feb 12, 2014 |Running a multi-channel loyalty and engagement platform requires a lot of data. With 18,000 loyalty programs running across Web, mobile, social, and email channels, the folks at PunchTab are up to their eyeballs in data for customers like Arby's, Green Day, ConAgra Foods. But when it came to allowing customers to analyze all that data, its NoSQL-based transactional system came to a grinding halt. Read more…
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