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Customers and partners driving new VMware Cloud updates

VMware this week announced a handful of advancements to VMware Cloud that company CTO Chris Wolf said have been driven by its customers and partner ecosystem. Touted by the company as furthering its vision for delivering the foundation of its customers’ and partners’ digital transformation, cloud advancements include updates to VMware Cloud Foundation, VMware vCloud …

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Cloudera sets its sights on $1bn revenues after Hortonworks slurp gave Wall Street the willies

Interview Cloudera said it plans to become the darling of Wall Street in 18 months, in part by breaking into the $1bn turnover club. This promise comes a week after the company reported widening losses and sales that missed analysts forecasts, sending its share price down by almost a fifth. Speaking to The Register at …

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CLOUDERA gets all SHOUTY about rebrand: SMASHES capslock, but easy on the elephants

Logowatch Now that star-crossed Hadoop-flinging lovers Cloudera and Hortonworks have ended their years-long competition-cum-courtship with a merger, what better way to seal the deal than visiting the Strategy Boutique? As with so many relationships, the on-again-off-again romance has culminated in a union that made one partner take the other’s name. But, in recognition of the …

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Bare-metal vs. VM container deployment considerations

Determining where to deploy containers depends on the type of applications you run. Each application has its own performance specs, portability levels and security recommendations, all of which you should factor into the bare-metal vs. VM decision. Containers, from initial interest to implementation, progressed at a rapid pace in the market. In fact, containers caught …

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Groundbreaker Award Winners Predict Trends In Big Data, Serverless Java, And Open Source Careers

Big data is becoming mainstream, and streaming is a hot data management tactic. Open source is becoming more inclusive as it attracts both entrepreneurs and a more diverse world of developers. Java is evolving as a platform to meet the challenges of polyglot programming and microservices. These are a few insights from five software innovators …

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The Evolution of Data Lakes and Data Platforms: Migrating to the Cloud

Data lakes have quickly become mainstream, growing in popularity and prevalence, as businesses realize how they help solve scalability and duplication issues while significantly enhancing analytics insights to gain a competitive advantage. In addition, the diversity of usage and inherent ability to house various types of data makes data lakes critical for digital business. However, …

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