Actian Announces New All-in-One Platform Pricing

Actian Corporation (“Actian”), provider of an end-to-end big data analytics platform that runs natively in Hadoop, has announced all-in-one platform pricing that gives organizations the affordability and flexibility to grow and change with their business needs.

Databricks Unveils Spark-Based Cloud Platform To Simplify Big Data Processing

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Databricks, the company founded by the creators of Apache Spark—the powerful open-source processing engine that provides blazingly fast and sophisticated analytics—announced today the launch of Databricks Cloud, a cloud platform built around Apache Spark. In addition to this launch, the company is announcing the close of $33 million in series B funding led by New Enterprise Associates (NEA) with follow-on investment from Andreessen Horowitz.

Interview: Razorsight Delivers Analytics Solutions for Communications World

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The communications market is a huge one with a lot of competition that mostly centers around price and service. If a company can–via real-time analytics–identify their customers needs and predilections, they can more likely retain them and give them better service. Razorsight uses a cloud-based solution to address this concern that utilizes streaming data to […]

TIBCO Announces Jaspersoft for AWS Surpasses 1,000 Active Customers

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TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today announced that more than 1,000 active customers have subscribed to the hourly-priced, TIBCO Jaspersoft® for AWS. The tremendous growth since launch in February 2013 illustrates the market’s high demand for pay-as-you-go Business Intelligence (BI).

MongoDB Powers Modern Application Development with Google Cloud Platform

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MongoDB, today announced the creation of a developer-friendly experience that enhances modern application development on Google Cloud Platform’s Compute Engine. Together, MongoDB and Google Compute Engine offers the high performance, reliability and cost-effective scale designed for how today’s applications are built and deployed.

MemSQL and GoGrid Partner to Offer Real-Time Analytics in the Cloud

MemSQL, a leader in real-time and historical Big Data analytics based on a distributed in-memory database, today announced a partnership with GoGrid, a leader in Open Data Services (ODS), to provide fast and easy access to the MemSQL database in a public cloud purpose-built for Big Data.

Interview: AgilOne Delivers Customer Happiness via Predictive Marketing

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“AgilOne is a cloud-based predictive marketing platform that makes advanced analytics and predictive targeting easy for all marketers large and small. We believe all marketers have the right to deliver happiness. Unlike offerings from large vendors such as IBM and Adobe, AgilOne is easy to install and easy to use. It is the only integrated platform that combines data integration (omni-channel customer profiles) with advanced predictive analytics and out of the box predictive marketing campaigns (actions).”

Interview: Mellanox Covers Exascale Computing, the Cloud and Big Data

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“With a novel data analytics approach, Mellanox is providing double performance to data Extract, Transform, Load (ETL) solutions based on Hadoop Map Reduce. The code to enable such performance gains is part of the Hadoop community code. With acceleration of the networking stack, Mellanox is quadrupling the number of clients served on a single Memcached server, a dominating key-value caching service for large scale web applications.”

GoGrid joins Equinix Cloud Exchange

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Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced that GoGrid, a leader in cloud and Open Data Services featuring purpose-built infrastructure for Big Data, has joined the Equinix Cloud Exchange™.

Interview: Tarmin Manages Data Overload with Data Defined Storage

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“GridBank provides a comprehensive information governance framework to help organizations meet compliance regulations for retention management and disposal, and to mitigate data related risk by using end-to-end data protection. The GridBank Metabase, a distributed metadata repository, enables enterprise search and discovery and provides integration for big data analytics tools for increased data insights.”