Author Archives: John Rath

About John Rath

John Rath is a veteran IT professional and regular contributor at Data Center Knowledge. He has served many roles in the data center, including support, system administration, web development and facility management.

Red Hat and Hortonworks Deepen Strategic Alliance

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With the goal of enabling the next generation of data-driven applications, enterprise Apache Hadoop provider Hortonworks and Red Hat announced an expanded relationship through the formation of a strategic alliance, which includes the integration of product lines, joint go-to-market initiatives and collaborative customer support. Read More

Big Data News: Splice Machine, Carpathia, Altiscale, DataGravity

Splice Machine raises $15 million to further its transactional real-time SQL-on-Hadoop database for big data applications, Carpathia and Altiscale partner for Hadoop-as-a-Service, and DataGravity is recruiting channel partners for its early-access program to take advantage of its product release later this year. Read More

HP Autonomy Offers eDiscovery in the Cloud

HP brings Autonomy eDiscovery to the cloud, Oracle delivers numerous updates to its Human Capital Management Cloud offering, and Sematext announces the first monitoring and alerting solution for Apache Storm. Read More

Cloud News: Datadog Raises $15 Million

Datadog raises $15 million to grow its SaaS monitoring and data analytics platform, British Airways selects Red Hat Enterprise virtualization to handle additional Linux workloads in its infrastructure, and TIBCO takes its Spotfire data discovery and visualization platform to the cloud. Read More