The innovation behind Hadoop-powered data processing and analysis has scored a number of headlines for big data, and momentum continues to grow for the open-source software elephant in the enterprise. Highlights from the Hadoop Summit 20012.
Recent developments in the Hadoop world include GoGrid joining with Cloudera in its partner program and Dataguise rolling out an enterprise-grade data privacy protection and risk assessment solution for Hadoop.
With EMC World 2012 in full swing in Las Vegas, there is news of Facebook using 20 petabytes of EMC storage, VCE announcing new capabilities, and a Greenplum conference for big data science happening next door to EMC World.
MapR Technologies announced a Hadoop distribution today, which opens up Hadoop by allowing users to leverage a broad array of standard commands, tools and applications. MapR also recently became a member of the Open Data Center Alliance.
Intel (INTC) announced an expansion of its Xeon processor portfolio with new products designed to address a broad and emerging set of server requirements and provide IT managers with additional choice and flexibility.
At Interop, interconnect solutions provider Mellanox Technologies (MLNX) showcased its expanded Infiniband technologies, and announced a collaboration with Eucalyptus on high-performance cloud infrastructure..
Cloud infrastructure company GoGrid wants to make it easier for customers to run "Big Data" analytic tools to leverage large datasets. Today it unveiled GoGrid Big Data Solution, a new offering that enables customers to use NoSQL database...