April 21, 2017 – 4:14 am | Comments Off on DevOps – Convergence for Software Development

DevOps seems all the rage these days, but what exactly is it?  Based on the name, Dev-Ops is Development combined with Operations.  Fundamentally this is a great idea.  The driving force is to incorporate feedback …

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3 Massive Big Data Problems Everyone Should Know About
June 16, 2017 – 1:22 am | Comments Off on 3 Massive Big Data Problems Everyone Should Know About
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Today, Big Data gives us unprecedented insights and opportunities across all industries from healthcare to financial to manufacturing and more. But, it also raises concerns and questions that must be addressed. The relentless changes to …

Q&A: Hortonworks and IBM double down on Hadoop
June 16, 2017 – 1:11 am | Comments Off on Q&A: Hortonworks and IBM double down on Hadoop
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Hortonworks and IBM recently announced an expanded partnership. The deal pairs IBM’s Data Science Experience (DSX) analytics toolkit and the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP), with the goal of extending machine learning and data science tools to developers …

Alibaba mulls a datacenter in Mumbai to provide cost-effective cloud services to SMEs
June 10, 2017 – 10:36 pm | Comments Off on Alibaba mulls a datacenter in Mumbai to provide cost-effective cloud services to SMEs
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Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group at its Computing Conference in Shanghai today has announced it plans to establish two new data centers in Mumbai, India and Jakarta, Indonesia in the current …

MapR Extends Big Data Reach to Storage
June 9, 2017 – 11:29 pm | Comments Off on MapR Extends Big Data Reach to Storage
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MapR Technologies started out life as one of a few providers of a distribution of Hadoop. Since then, MapR has built an entire distributed computing framework on top of Hadoop. MapR this week extended that …

Veeam rides always-on wave into the hybrid cloud
June 9, 2017 – 11:16 pm | Comments Off on Veeam rides always-on wave into the hybrid cloud
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When it comes to managing data, enterprises are increasingly looking for more options, where applications can be accessible at any time and any place. Sensing the growing demand for this “always-on” platform, Veeam has focused …

Cloudera shares sink as analysts weigh in on billings miss
June 9, 2017 – 11:04 pm | Comments Off on Cloudera shares sink as analysts weigh in on billings miss
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Shares of Cloudera Inc. sank 15% Friday, as Wall Street analysts weighed in after the data-software company reported disappointing billings for the fiscal first quarter.

In its first report as a public company, Cloudera CLDR, -15.57% …

Cross? Us? Nah, we’re just going hard on hybrids, says VMware
June 7, 2017 – 11:02 pm | Comments Off on Cross? Us? Nah, we’re just going hard on hybrids, says VMware
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VMware’s forthcoming “Cross-Cloud Architecture” will be its big effort to manage workloads and resources across any on-premises or cloudy stack. But it’s not due to debut for a month or three and when it lands …

Hadoop data governance takes hold in companies as data gets ‘bigger’
June 7, 2017 – 10:39 pm | Comments Off on Hadoop data governance takes hold in companies as data gets ‘bigger’
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When LinkedIn Corp. was a smaller company, it didn’t matter so much internally how data captured from its social networking website for analysis was formatted and structured. “You could really log anything and access it …