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Simplifying the Big Data Lake Experiences in the Cloud

Oct 16, 2019 |

The cloud is a hot spot for big data lakes these days, thanks largely to the greater technological simplicity and lower upfront costs of getting started in the public cloud. Read more…

Dogged Determination: How Trupanion Pulled AI Across the Finish Line

Oct 14, 2019 |

David Jaw had reason to be excited. As a data scientist at Trupanion, Jaw had just put the finishing touches on the prototype of a machine learning model that could replicate the actions of a human claims adjuster with a high degree of accuracy. Read more…

HANA in the Cloud by Christmas, SAP Says

Oct 9, 2019 |

SAP formally revealed the planned general availability of hotly anticipated new cloud data storage products during CTO Juergen Mueller’s keynote address at TechEd conference in Barcelona Monday. Two of those new offerings — Read more…

How Cloudera Is Battling Shadow IT with CDP

Oct 4, 2019 |

“Come use our analytics service in the cloud, but don’t tell your IT department. It’ll be our little secret.” The siren call of shadow IT has tempted many business units with promises of fast results. Read more…

Back to Basics: Governance, Quality, Security Grab the Spotlight at Strata Data Conference

Sep 27, 2019 |

The Wild West days of big data may not be totally gone, but it sort of felt that way this week on the Strata Data Conference’s Expo floor. Yes, there were vendors hawking the latest machine learning technology, but there were an equal number of vendors targeting basic tasks around data management, such as finding it, cleaning it, governing it, and making sure it’s not going to get your company fined $1 billion or get your CIO fired. Read more…

News In Brief

Hyperscale Datacenters Lift Many Boats

Oct 15, 2019 |

Soaring demand for hyperscale datacenters and colocation services is having a ripple effect within the value chain that builds and integrates those services, a new survey finds.

As edge deployments and software-defined infrastructure drove overall hyperscale datacenter spending last year to an estimated $120 billion, the survey released by Schneider Electric notes that growing demand also highlights continuing skills gap. Read more…

Probing Data’s Middle Ground

Oct 1, 2019 |

The rise of data lakes has in the process of consolidating data exposed a gap between databases, files and other data repositories and the ability to view, analyze and leverage those data. Read more…

Higher Abstractions, Lower Complexity in Kafka’s Future

Sep 30, 2019 |

Apache Kafka has established itself as a leader in streaming data. If you want to handle billions (or even trillions) of events per day, Kafka is a pretty good bet. Read more…

IBM Adds Kubernetes Operator for CouchDB

Sep 26, 2019 |

The Kubernetes operator for the CouchDB NoSQL database announced this week by IBM targets enterprise hybrid cloud deployments with a managed database service positioned as a replacement for the open source version of CouchDB. Read more…

TigerGraph Cloud Goes Live as Firm Raises $32M

Sep 25, 2019 |

Companies that need the power of a graph database to solve tough analytics challenges in the fields like fraud detection or customer 360 can get up and running quickly with TigerGraph Cloud, a new cloud-based graph analytic service unveiled today by TigerGraph at the Strata Data Conference. Read more…

This Just In

Percona Survey: Diverse Tools, Multiple Databases, and MultiCloud and Hybrid Environments are Transforming Datacenters

Oct 16, 2019 |

DURHAM, Oct. 16, 2019 – Percona, a leader in open source database software and services, today announced the results of its Open Source Software Database Survey. Read more…

SwiftStack and InfiniteIO Introduce Solution to Ease Enterprise NAS Cost, Performance, and Capacity

Oct 16, 2019 |

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 16, 2019 — SwiftStack, the leader in multi-cloud data storage and management, and InfiniteIO, the leader in making hybrid cloud storage simple and fast, today announced a joint solution that transforms inefficient tier-one NAS into a scalable, economical, high-performance, cloud-ready environment for file data. Read more…

Intel Xeon Scalable Processors Accelerate Big Data Computing in Alibaba Cloud

Oct 15, 2019 |

Oct. 15, 2019 — Intel and Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, jointly announced the two companies have optimized big data performance and decision support within the Alibaba Cloud based on Intel Xeon Scalable processors. Read more…

SAS and Red Hat Collaborate to Optimize Analytical Capabilities Across the Hybrid Cloud

Oct 15, 2019 |

CARY, N.C., Oct. 15, 2019 — In an expansion to their existing collaboration, SAS is creating a best-in-class hybrid cloud analytics solution by delivering its market leading analytics on Red Hat OpenShift, the industry’s most comprehensive enterprise Kubernetes platform from Red Hat, the world’s leading provider of open source technologies.

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Talend Cloud Now Available on Microsoft Azure

Oct 11, 2019 |

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 11, 2019 – Talend, a global leader in cloud data integration and data integrity, today announced Talend Cloud is now available on Microsoft Azure, offering a secure and scalable Integration Platform-as-a-Service for collecting, transforming and cleaning data. Read more…

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