After launching Riak CS that provides distributed cloud storage at any scale has today taken a step ahead and opensourced it simplifying for distributors and enterprises to build public and private storage clouds of their own. This comes along with general availability of Riak CS v1.3 the third release of this cloud storage system.
DataStax, the company that powers the big data apps, announced the early adopter program (EAP) launch of DataStax Enterprise (DSE) 3.0. A company press release states that the new version provides core security capabilities to the entire Cassandra community, as well as the advanced data protection that businesses expect in an enterprise-grade database.
Last week, Dmitry Sotnikov, COO of Jelastic had the opportunity to chat with Michael "Monty" Widenius, the author of the original version of the open-source MySQL database, and currently working on the community-developed branch of the MySQL database, MariaDB.
The Apache Software Foundation (ASF) today announced Apache Cassandra v1.2, the latest version of the highly-scalable, fault-tolerant, Big Data distributed database.
Oracle revises its big data platform with improved hardware, software, hadoop connectors and a revised Oracle NoSQL Database. The big data platform revision aims at increased performance, flexible Application Development and Tighter Integration with Oracle Database and Hadoop.
Intel's latest effort in big data innovation is the beta release of new opensource tool "Graph Builder" that allows the development community to build large graphs from volumes of unstructured data and process them further to result in actionable insights.
Opensouce NoSQL database on a pay as you go cloud service, sounds interesting and sensible. 10gen, the developers favourite NoSQL database known for its agility and Softlayer, the leading global cloud infrastructure platform joins hands and launch a well engineered on-demand MongoDB production-class systems, including optimized hardware and OS configurations, automated deployment of multi-data center clusters and integrated monitoring and support.
Neo Technology, creators of Neo4j, the leading graph database, has raised $11 million in Series B funding. The round, led by Sunstone Capital, brings the total amount raised by Neo Technology to more than $24 million.
Synergex International Corp. today announced their release of KitaroDB 1.0, a free NoSQL database that runs natively in the WinRT, Win32, and .NET environments. KitaroDB is a fast, efficient data store that supports key-value pairs as well as intrusive keys, and can be used by developers across Microsoft's platforms.
MarkLogic has released a new version of its nosql database with key focus on improvement of performance of the system and make it easier for organizations to generate secure big data results. The three key areas that are on target to improve performance of the nosql database were faster application development, powerful insightful analytics and In-database MapReduce.