Big Data

Appfluent Unlocking the Power of Big Data


Traditional analytic and data warehouse systems are struggling to keep up with big data. Appfluent is one provider looking to unlock the value of data while reducing data warehouse costs, improving efficiency, and boosting performance. Read More

Hortonworks Supercharges Hadoop


At the Hadoop Summit North America Wednesday in San Jose, Hortonworks announced the availability of the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) 2.0 Community Preview and the launch of the Hortonworks Certification Program for Apache Hadoop YARN to accelerate the availability of YARN-based partner solutions. Read More

Hortonworks Secures $50 Million


On the heels of the Hadoop Summit, the 100 percent open source driven Hortonworks announced that it has received $50 million in new financing to fund its next phase of growth. Read More

Cisco To Acquire Composite Software

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With yet another software purchase, Cisco announced its intent to acquire privately held Composite Software, a market leader in data virtualization software and services for $180 million. Read More

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