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Kyligence Doubles Down on Cubes in the Cloud

Jan 22, 2021 |

Multidimensional analysis, or the use of pre-computed OLAP cubes, used to be a primary method for quickly obtaining useful information from reams of data, but has largely fallen out of favor in the age of big data and big compute. Read more…

Governance, Privacy, and Ethics at the Forefront of Data in 2021

Jan 21, 2021 |

As we continue to gear up 2021, it’s hard to envision the topics of data governance, privacy, and ethics not becoming more pressing topics for companies. While the rewards of using data are great, so too are the risks connected with abusing, losing, and misusing data, and those risks are becoming ever more clear. Read more…

2021: The Year of the Feature Store

Jan 19, 2021 |

Don’t look now, but feature stores–systems for developing, maintaining, and monitoring the data features used by machine learning algorithms for training and inference–are popping up all around us. Amazon Web Services rolled out a feature store last month, and Splice Machine unveiled its offering today, and more are expected to join the race. Read more…

Data Management Self Service is Key for Data Engineers–And Their Business

Jan 18, 2021 |

In a post-COVID-19 world, remote access has rapidly emerged as the new normal, for every organization. The shift to a remote-first world was already well underway. In fact, in 2019, 54% of U.S. Read more…

Cockroach Labs Is the Latest Data Unicorn

Jan 12, 2021 |

Cockroach Labs develops a distributed SQL database that’s designed to survive the type of disasters that would kill everything but the lowly cockroach. That work has now garnered it the title of unicorn, as the company today completed a $160 million round of funding at a $2 billion valuation. Read more…

News In Brief

AI Hypervisor Gets a GPU Boost

Feb 16, 2021 |

Sunlight, the U.K.-based specialist in virtualizing data-intensive applications, announced Nvidia GPU support for its “lightweight” hypervisor designed to boost the performance of edge AI deployments.

GPU support for its NexVisor platform would provide “near bare-metal” performance in support of data pipelines currently constrained by legacy virtualization tools and cloud infrastructure, the company said. Read more…

Soda Launches Open Data Monitoring

Feb 10, 2021 |

The roster of data monitoring platform vendors continues to grow with the release of open source SQL management tools by Belgian startup Soda.

Earlier this month, Brussels-based Soda announced a $17.7 million Series A and seed funding round led by European venture investor Singular along with existing seed funders DCF, Hummingbird Ventures, Point Nine Capital and angel investors. Read more…

Starburst Galaxy Manages Presto in the Cloud

Feb 9, 2021 |

The beta release of high-flying Starburst’s first managed analytics service targets the enterprise migration to multi-cloud deployments that bring with them new data access challenges.

Starburst, a backer of the open source Presto query engine, is following last month’s close of a $100 million funding round with the release of its cloud-native Galaxy distributed analytics platform. Read more…

Google, Twitter Expand Data Cloud Partnership

Feb 5, 2021 |

Google and Twitter are expanding a partnership that will see the social media platform complete the move of its analytics, data processing and machine learning workloads to Google’s Data Cloud. Read more…

Esri Boosts ‘Velocity” of ArcGIS for IoT

Feb 3, 2021 |

Esri, the location intelligence and geospatial analytics specialist, is accelerating its Internet of Things analytics platform as more industries integrate geospatial sensor data and real-time analytics into their operations.

Formerly ArcGIS for IoT, ArcGIS Velocity is promoted as a cloud-native platform for ingesting, processing, visualizing and analyzing real-time geospatial data. Read more…

This Just In

MLCommons Launches and Unites 50+ Tech and Academic Leaders in AI, ML

Dec 3, 2020 |

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 3, 2020 — Today, MLCommons, an open engineering consortium, launches its industry-academic partnership to accelerate machine learning innovation and broaden access to this critical technology for the public good. Read more…

Confluent Launches Fully Managed Connectors for Confluent Cloud

Dec 2, 2020 |

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 2, 2020 – Confluent, Inc., an event streaming pioneer, today announced new fully managed connectors for Confluent Cloud to seamlessly integrate events across cloud, on-premises, or hybrid environments, and the launch of ksqlDB pull queries in Confluent Cloud for streamlined processing of event data. Read more…

LogDNA Introduces Kubernetes Enrichment for Log Management

Nov 10, 2020 |

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Nov. 10, 2020 — LogDNA, a leading log management solution for DevOps teams, today announced a new solution that enhances existing application logs in LogDNA with Kubernetes events and resource metrics. Read more…

GoodData Open-sources Next Gen Analytics Framework

Oct 29, 2020 |

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 29, 2020 — GoodData, a leading global analytics company, today released a new version of the GoodData.UI framework for faster and easier development and delivery of data-driven applications. Read more…

New Percona Report Shows Massive Growth in DBaaS Adoption, Especially Hybrid Hosting Strategies

Oct 20, 2020 |

RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 20, 2020 — Percona, a leader in open source database software and services, today announced the results of its Open Source Data Management Software Survey for 2020 at the Percona Live ONLINE conference. Read more…