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MemSQL, a new breed of databases has gone live today that uses an abstract framework that combines processing speed and robust SQL interfce within an in-memory data tier to achieve actionable insights at rates 30 times faster than with disk-backed alternatives.
eLearning is something which most of the enteprrises struggle, with not enough matured software to meet the modern demands of enabling courses on various devices. Adobe since embracing HTML5 late last year has scaled all of its products to cloud and mobile platforms offering much more value to customers.
Soon after opening up its source code for various components of its Hadoop distribution, MapR has come up with significant updates (Version 2.0) to its distribution along with teaming up with Amazon, offering "Hadoop-as-a-Service" available on AWS which will be first non amazon Elastic Map Reduce (EMR) offering.
Teradata moves towards bridging standard business intelligence applications store and big data sets stored in Apache Hadoop. Claiming it to be the first self service access to data in Apache Hadoop, Teradata has said its platform Aster SQL-H is wise enough to provide valued business analytics to end users without having to worry about MapReduce or data scientist skills so to speak in Big Data terms.
VMware, Inc., virtualization and cloud infrastructure provider, today announced a new open source project, Serengeti. Serengeti takes its birth with a vision to speed up enterprise adoption of Hadoop and enable enterprises to quickly deploy, manage and scale Apache Hadoop in virtual and cloud environments.
Hortonworks, one of the key players in development of Apache Hadoop has today announced the general availability of Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) 1.0. HDP is an open source platform powered by Apache Hadoop and makes Hadoop easy to consume and use in enterprise environments.
Facebook has unveiled its very own App Center to establish itself as a successful mobile platform in years if not months to come. Its App Store comes for both iOS and Android platforms and featuring both native and web apps with app publishers being able to publish their very own app page.
Datameer, Inc., provider of big data analytics software today announced a revolutionary new release of its big data analytics solution, which seamlessly combines data integration, analytics and visualization of any data type, size, or source, in one easy-to-use application. For the first time ever, Datameer 2.0 brings the power of Apache Hadoop directly to the desktop, with Hadoop natively embedded in two of three new editions of the application.
Cloudera, a distributor of Apache Hadoop has completed its beta program successfully for its distribution CDH4 (Cloudera Distribution Including Apache Hadoop) and is now up for general availability. In parallel the company also announced availability of Cloudera Enterprise 4.0, the company's Apache Hadoop data management platform.
Oracle has finally come out in public announcing its strategy to adopt cloud computing, offering number of services via cloud than selling products explicitly. The strategy though was not what the experts have expected to give a run down on detailed costing of such solutions and what is enabled to move customers from old to new ways of working with ease.