MapR Technologies has recently announced the availability of Its Big Data Platform MapR M7. The company claims to offer performance advantages for NoSQL and Hadoop Applications along with enterprise-grade search capabilities to its customers.
Three leading companies - Hortonworks, one of the leading contributors to Apache Hadoop, Mirantis, the largest OpenStack systems integrator and Red Hat Inc. the world’s leading provider of open source solutions - have come together to contribute significantly to ‘Project Savanna’ to deliver Apache Hadoop on OpenStack.
Teradata has made a couple of additions to its unified data architecture, according to a statement released by the company on Monday. The move is aimed at bringing a much deeper integration to its data warehouse systems. The company has announced that it will allow data warehouse appliance owners supplement analysis of the data stores in the appliance with Hadoop's processed data.
Microsoft has finally revealed a public preview of HDInsight Service, its Hadoop service on Windows Azure. So far Microsoft had only released private previews of the HGInsight service to a select set of developers. The company is yet to reveal a final launch date as of now. Microsoft had announced its plans on bringing Hadoop to Windows Azure and Windows Server in partnership with Hortonworks way back in 2011.
In a move that could potentially wipe off startups like Cloudera, MapR and Hortonworks, Intel announced its foray into the software business. The company is getting into the open source software world by launching its own version of Hadoop distribution. The chip vendor is interested in gaining control over the software aspect of big data.
Red Hat has outlined its big data strategy today. The company has announced that it is going to contribute its Storage Hadoop plug-in to the Apache Hadoop open community as a part of its big data strategy. Red Hat is focusing heavily on enterprise customers infrastructures and platforms in open hybrid cloud based environments.
Attunity Ltd., a provider of information availability software solutions, announced the release and general availability of Attunity RepliWeb for Enterprise File Replication (EFR). The latest version of the Attunity solution is designed to enable organizations to replicate data files to, from and between Apache Hadoop. Attunity RepliWeb for EFR enables business intelligence and Big Data analytics.
Joyent, the cloud infrastructure company has announced a new Apache Hadoop-based solution to handle Big Data. The product allows companies to run enterprise-class Hadoop on Joyent Cloud. The company claims to reduce costs and dramatically decrease query response times which adds to the benefit of its customers.
One of the leading global technology research and advisory companies, Gartner has recommended that Business intelligence (BI) and analytics need to ramp up immediately to support the robust growth in data sources. The statement by Gartner comes a few days before a series of worldwide BI and Analytical summits organised by Gartner.
If you an IT professional or an agency offering enterprise solutions, you can now get a first look or have a hands-on experience with Hortonworks, the open source data management platform powered by Apache Hadoop, before deciding to integrate it with any system.