Big Data & Analytics News

Qubole Previews Cloud-Based Platform for Auto-Scaling Big Data

Qubole is looking to change the game for cloud-based analytics by building a new auto-scaling big data platform in the cloud. The service looks to remove complexities of using Hadoop and Hive as well as speed up the ability to build and deploy apps that use large data volumes. 

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Informatica, Kapow Partnership Lets Any Web-Based Data Feed Big Data Projects

Informatica and Kapow Software are teaming up on a solution that combines the power of cloud-driven data integration and big data to let businesses extract information from dozens or hundreds of web-based data sources in real-time. The innovative Informatica PowerExchange for Kapow Katalyst unlocks often hard-to-access data sources for big data analysts and insights.  IDN speaks with Kapow Software’s CTO Stefan Andreasen.

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Garantia Data Unveils Automated In-Memory NoSQL Cloud Service

Garantia Data has opened to beta users its fully-automated in-memory NoSQL cloud service for the Memcached and Redis data store systems. Beyond removing hassles for set-up and operation, the company’s cloud service also improves on reliability and scalability for these datastores now in use at Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and other top social sites.

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ManageEngine Adds User Experience Analytics to Performance Management

ManageEngine is adding standardized user experience scores for web applications managed by Applications Manager, its performance monitoring software package.  The new scores will be based on the Apdex Application Performance Index and help IT and business users make sure their applications meet performance and service levels.

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MapR, HStreaming Hadoop Upgrades Open Big Data Horizons for Integration, Real-Time

MapR Technologies, a provider of distribution of Apache Hadoop, has taken several steps to enhance its open distribution for the Big Data technology. Meanwhile, HStreaming continues to optimize its scalable continuous data analytics platform to better equip Hadoop for real-time data analysis and visualization applications.

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Logica Accelerators Provide Real-Time BI to Microsoft StreamInsight Data

Logica, a provider of real time data management solutions, is shipping Accelerators help companies tap into real-time business intelligence (RTBI) using Microsoft’s StreamInsight-based CEP applications. The Accelerators also will let enterprises using Microsoft SQL Server data discover and implement better real-time business decisions.

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Tibco Spotfire Adds Data Discovery, Analytics for Hadoop Big Data

Later this month, Tibco will add big data support to its Spotfire in-memory analytics platform, along with upgrades for predictive analytics. The new Spotfire 4.5 adds a connector for Apache Hadoop, which will let users add big data to data mashups, data discovery and analytics tasks they now do with data from Oracle, SAP, Salesforce.com and unstructured data.

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iWay Unites On-Demand Integration, Big Data for Real-Time Analytics

iWay Software, a unit of Information Builders, is bringing together the worlds of on-demand integration with Big Data.  IDN explores how iWay has optimized its long-standing any-to-any integration framework and connector architecture to make it easier for IT to design and deploy solutions based on MapReduce, Hadoop and other new data and analytics technologies.

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Jaspersoft Open Source BI Reporting Available for Eclipse

Jaspersoft is opening up the world of BI to millions of Java developers with the release of a complete BI open source environment for Eclipse. Jaspersoft Studio allows Eclipse devs to build, secure, and share BI reports for free.

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Pentaho BI 4 Adds Interactive Reporting, Visualization

Pentaho Corp. has updated its open source BI with interactive reporting, data discovery and access to more data sources. IDN explores Pentaho BI 4 Enterprise Edition’s latest capabilities for architects, devs, admins and end users with Pentaho CEO Richard Daley.

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Panorama Necto Brings ‘Automated Insights,’ Sharing to Business Intelligence

Panorama Software, a vendor of business intelligence solutions, has launched Necto BI, a new way to connect data, analytic insights, and individuals across a company. Necto is a socially-enabled BI platform that provides users with tailored and highly-relevant results.

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Syncsort Looks To Improve Hadoop for Big Data Performance, Data Integration

Syncsort, a provider of data integration and data protection solutions, wants to contribute an external sort “plug-in” to Hadoop’s open source community to open up Hadoop to more users, a Syncsort exec told IDN. The company also released a commercial product optimized for Hadoop.

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