In this blog, Kevin Petrie (Attunity Senior Director of Marketing) joins me to share thoughts on Hadoop and the Enterprise Data Warehouse.
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Enterprises across all major industries adopt Apache Hadoop for its ability to store and process an abundance of new types of data in a modern data architecture. This “Any Data” capability has always been a hallmark feature of Hadoop, opening insight from new data sources such as clickstream, web and social, geo-location, IoT, server logs, or traditional data sets from ERP, CRM, SCM or other existing data systems.…
In this guest blog, Dale Glover, vice president of Industry Consulting at Teradata, discusses the evolution of Internet of Things, how sensor data are used for diagnostics and repair as well as for prescriptive and proactive data analytics.
The Internet of Things (IOT) is upon us, and we see new participants joining this evolution of technology every day. Whether it is some new consumer device/appliance contributing to the ultimate automation of our homes and vehicles, or the deluge of new smartphone-connected devices (Fitbits, watches, or even smart clothing), the number of “things” generating volumes of data in an automatic and consistent manner increases daily.…
Today EMC is launching their EMC® Business Data Lake solution, the first fully-engineered, enterprise-grade solution for a Data Lake running on EMC infrastructure. At Hortonworks, we’ve been assisting customers on their journey to a data lake via a Modern Data Architecture (MDA) and our vision and EMC’s vision are highly complementary and so we’re delighted to be part of the EMC Business Data Lake.
The Data Lake enabled by a Modern Data Architecture allows enterprises to be a Data-First Enterprise.…
Cisco and Hortonworks established their official alliance back in 2013. Together, they have been bringing to life the vision of a single big data platform for the enterprise. As every industry is witnessing unprecedented quantities of data and a variety of new data types e.g. clickstream and behavior, machine and sensor, geographic data, server logs, sentiment and web…, Cisco and Hortonworks have been collaborating to empower companies with their data. Oftentimes, organizations need to optimize their IT infrastructure and free up their Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) to make the most of all of their data, building new analytic applications and moving towards the vision of the Data Lake.…
An increasing number of enterprises are either currently using or are planning to use cloud deployment models to expand their IT infrastructure for big data. We find that organizations are looking for an open and flexible platform that enables them to deploy big data and Hadoop solutions on-premises, in the cloud and in a hybrid environment.
Today we’re excited to be jointly announcing with EMC that the Isilon OneFS file system has been certified to work with the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP). Now Isilon customers who are looking for a robust, enterprise-ready, stable Apache Hadoop platform can use HDP on their Isilon implementations.Joint Engineering Delivering Choice
We’re excited to see the results of the months of engineering and testing efforts that now provide customers even greater deployment choice for their Hadoop projects as they are implementing a modern data architecture towards a data lake.…
Today, SAS and Hortonworks, two long-time partners and innovators in the Big Data and Analytics space, have announced the certification and release of SAS® Data Loader for Hadoop.
Read the guest blog post below and learn more about SAS and Hortonworks’ joint efforts, thanks to Keith Renison, Senior Solutions Architect for SAS Global Technology Practice.The New Analytics Culture
Let’s talk about three key elements that drive data management for Hadoop.…
This guest post is from Gavin Sherry, Vice President of Engineering, Data, at Pivotal. A long time contributor to database technology, Gavin was one of the early contributors to the PostgreSQL project. This led him to join the Greenplum Database R&D team. More recently, Gavin launched Pivotal HAWQ, Pivotal’s SQL on Hadoop engine.Intro
In the ten years since Hadoop was first conceived at Yahoo!, the big data market has taken off.…
By now, we have all heard about Big Data. However, approaches to derive value from the phenomenon vary greatly from one organization to another. While companies like Facebook, Google or Yahoo! were birthplaces of game-changing innovations, most corporations are still trying to figure out how to unlock the power of Big Data.
In this video series created in collaboration between Informatica and Hortonworks, two pioneers and leaders in the data space, you will hear about a wide range of topics addressed in simple business terms.…
VoltDB is a Certified Hortonworks Technology Partner and developers of an in-memory relational DBMS capable of supporting high volume OLTP and real-time analytics with Hortonworks Data Platform. Our guest blogger today is John Piekos, vice president of engineering at VoltDB.
It’s a common phrase here at VoltDB: Streaming Apps are Really Database Apps When You Use a Database that’s Fast Enough.
What does that mean?
We’re seeing a trend: developers are struggling to create interactive, real-time applications on fast streaming data.…
Have you ever wondered how to share content infrastructure that transparently synchronizes information with your existing systems? Are you looking for ways to build an open standards-based platform for deep analysis and data monetization? If so, you will want to join our webinar on Wednesday, January 21st, at 10 AM PT.
Our Big Data experts will teach you how to:
Financial services and the insurance industry are projected by many research organizations to benefit significantly from the usage of new information and advanced analytics by blending new data sources. As an industry, insurance depends on data; however, we have always had to struggle with it and now, we have an explosion of new data available.
The key is to determine what new information is important to your business strategy and what new questions it can provide insights for, and weave that into existing data sources.…
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As we approach the opening bell on Nasdaq and another milestone for open source Apache Hadoop, we at Hortonworks want to thank those who have contributed deeply to this journey. We owe you – our customers – a huge thank you. Your active collaboration with us in the Apache Hadoop community has greatly impacted the trajectory of this platform for data management and has established a path for how thousands of other enterprises can successfully build a new open data architecture that brings all data under management.…