German Public Transportation Co. Adopts IBM Software Defined Storage to Tackle Big Data

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Stuttgarter Straßenbahnen AG (SSB), a leading German public transportation company, has turned to IBM Cloud, Software Defined Storage and Flash to improve business application performance and customer response times.

Vormetric and Couchbase Partner to Deliver Data-at-Rest Security

Vormetric, a leader in enterprise data security for physical, big data, public, private and hybrid cloud environments, has announced their partnership with Couchbase, the company that delivers a complete, scalable and high performing NoSQL database.

Teradata Powers Next-Generation Analytic Performance

Teradata Corp. (NYSE: TDC), the big data analytics and marketing applications company, today announced engineering advancements to the Teradata Database that deliver analytic performance and system efficiency through new memory and CPU optimizations.

Looker Partners with Teradata to Provide Data Exploration, Analysis and Discovery

Looker, an innovative software company with a unique approach to business analytics, today announced a partnership with Teradata Corp. (NYSE: TDC), the big data analytics and marketing applications company.

Big Data for Finance – Security and Regulatory Compliance Considerations

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This article is the fifth and last in an editorial series that has the goal to provide direction for enterprise thought leaders on ways of leveraging big data technologies in support of analytics proficiencies designed to work more independently and effectively in today’s climate of working to increase the value of corporate data assets.

ParStream Unveils Analytics Platform Built for the Internet of Things

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ParStream, the IoT analytics platform company, has introduced an analytics platform purpose-built for the speed and scale of the Internet of Things (IoT). Enabling an entirely new breed of analytics for the enterprise, the ParStream Analytics Platform is designed to easily scale to handle the massive volumes and high velocity of IoT data.

The Prescribed Value of Data Over Time

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In this special guest feature, Shahbaz Ali of Tarmin takes a look at the commoditization of data and how aggregated data has evolved to the extent of being so crucial and proprietary that its value is unparalleled and irreplaceable to the organization.

Tresata Announces Real-Time Customer Intelligence Management Software Powered by Hadoop

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Tresata Inc., a provider of Hadoop-powered predictive analytics software, has announced the release of Tresata Analytics Platform 4.0, the latest upgrade to its class-leading customer intelligence management software for financial data.

The Current State of Hadoop – An Infographic

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For those trying to sort out the big data technology stack, in particular Apache Hadoop, here is a compelling new infographic “The Current State of Hadoop: A look at the rise of Hadoop in big data enterprise applications for 2014,” courtesy of Solix.

MapR-DB NoSQL Database Integrated into the MapR Distribution

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MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of a leading distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, has announced that MapR-DB is now available for unlimited production use in the freely-downloadable MapR Community Edition. MapR-DB was recently recognized by an independent research firm as the highest scored NoSQL key-value database for current offering among all reviewed vendors.