Tag: platform

Hadoop at Strata: Not Exactly ‘Failure,’ But It Is Complicated

Mar 20, 2017 |

Has Hadoop failed to deliver the goods? That was a question on the minds of Strata + Hadoop World attendees last week, with opinions expressed both pro and con. Regardless of your stance on that question, it’s clear that the center of gravity has moved beyond the yellow elephant. Read more…

Data Platform Speeds Model Deployment

Mar 17, 2017 |

Data science platform startup Domino Data Lab, which launched its first product in 2014, rolled out its first upgrade this week designed to speed the deployment of predictive and other models along with the addition of an underlying model deployment architecture based on the Kubernetes cluster orchestrator. Read more…

Top 5 Challenges for Hadoop MapReduce in the Enterprise

Oct 29, 2012 |Reporting and analysis tools help businesses make better quality decisions faster. The source of information that enables these decisions is data. There are broadly two types of data: structured and unstructured. Recently, IT has struggled to deliver timely analysis using data warehousing architectures designed for batch processing. These architectures can no longer meet demand owing to rapidly rising data volumes and new data types that beg for a continuous approach to data processing. Read more…

Top 5 Challenges for Hadoop MapReduce in the Enterprise

Jul 16, 2012 |Reporting and analysis tools help businesses make better quality decisions faster. The source of information that enables these decisions is data. There are broadly two types of data: structured and unstructured. Recently, IT has struggled to deliver timely analysis using data warehousing architectures designed for batch processing. These architectures can no longer meet demand owing to rapidly rising data volumes and new data types that beg for a continuous approach to data processing. Read more…

German Software Leader Outlines Platform Strategy

Mar 7, 2012 |Today Germany IT giant, Software AG, announced its strategy for tackling the next generation of big data management with the bold claim that they’ll be able to provide a platform that is up to 1,000 times faster than current comparable technologies. Read more…

Raising a Platform to Meet New Verticals

Feb 22, 2012 |While companies with purpose-built big data platforms tend to have their eyes on a key set of verticals, it’s often not a stretch to extend the usefulness of their offerings outside of their core markets. This is a lesson that Metamarkets is.... Read more…