IBM Delivers New Big Data Capabilities on IBM Cloud Marketplace

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IBM recently announced that it is transforming how organizations engage with business content and make it more usable and interactive across the enterprise to deliver better results and improve decision making. Through a new Big Data service available on the IBM Cloud marketplace, organizations can now easily secure, access and manage content from anywhere and on any device.

HPCC Systems from LexisNexis Celebrates Third Open-Source Anniversary, Releases 5.0 Version

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LexisNexis® Risk Solutions has announced the third anniversary of HPCC Systems®, its open-source, enterprise-proven platform for big data analysis and processing for large volumes of data in 24/7 environments.

Datasource Consulting and Universal Data Models Announce Strategic Partnership

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Datasource Consulting, a leading Enterprise Information Management and Data Warehouse consultancy serving large enterprise customers throughout the United States; and, Universal Data Models, LLC., the pioneers of industry data models for the Enterprise Information Management and Data Warehouse industries, formed a partnership focusing on delivering unparalleled solutions using universal industry and common data models paired with a proven methodology that embraces Agile and Lean principles.

Tamr Emerges Out of Stealth Mode

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Tamr (formerly Data-Tamer) has emerged out of stealth mode with series A funding and an offering in the marketplace – a $16M+ funding round led by Google Ventures and NEA.

Making Hadoop Realtime

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Last evening I had the pleasure of attending the latest installment of our local Los Angeles Big Data User Group where I am co-organizer. The featured speaker was Dr. William Bain, Founder & CEO of ScaleOut Software, a company providing distributed data grids for the enterprise. Bill’s talk was “Making Hadoop Realtime” where he discussed how in-memory data grids bring tremendous value to the Hadoop software stack.

Gartner Says Beware of the Data Lake Fallacy

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A recent new report from Gartner research offers insight into the “data lakes” craze – Gartner Says Beware of the Data Lake Fallacy. Andrew White, vice president at Gartner, and Nick Heudecker, research director at Gartner, wrote an interesting review of the next big step in big data management technology.

MongoHQ becomes “Compose”

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Database-as-a-service provider MongoHQ announced that it now offers ElasticSearch as a service through its platform. In recognition of its expansion beyond MongoDB to being a multi-DBaaS vendor, the company has officially changed its name to “Compose,” and its website can now be accessed at www.Compose.io.

X15 Software Launches X15 Enterprise™

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X15 Software, Inc., a leading large-scale machine and log data management company, today announced the general availability of X15 Enterprise™, a new machine and log data management solution.

Concurrent and Elasticsearch Team Up to Accelerate Data Application Deployment

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Concurrent, Inc., a leader in data application infrastructure, and Elasticsearch, Inc., provider of an end-to-end real-time search and analytics stack, has announced a partnership to accelerate the time to market for Hadoop-based enterprise data applications.

MongoHQ and GoGrid Offer Elastic MongoDB Deployment

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Database-as-a-service provider MongoHQ announced that it has partnered with Open Data Services leader GoGrid to deliver its fully-managed platform to host and scale MongoDB databases through GoGrid’s 1-Button Deploy™ solution. The partnership will enable developers to run multiple big data evaluations on demand, fast and with a minimum investment of time or resources, and make it simple for developers, systems administrators and IT pros to retain control of their data in the cloud.