Weekly Newsletter, Apr 28, 2017

Weekly Newsletter, Apr 28, 2017
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The intent of this newsletter is to highlight some of the newsworthy developments that emerged in the Industry during the past week.

ALCF Seeking Proposals to Advance Big Data Problems in Big Science

The Argonne Leadership Computing Facility Data Science Program (ADSP) is accepting proposals from April 24 to June 15 for projects hoping to gain insight into very large datasets produced by experimental, simulation, or observational methods. (4/24/17) Read article

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Cloudera Announces Pricing of IPO

Cloudera, Inc., provider of a modern platform for machine learning and advanced analytics built on the latest open source technologies, announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 15,000,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $15.00 per share. (4/27/17) Read article

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Guavus Announces Agreement to be acquired by Thales

Guavus, Inc., a developer of Machine Intelligent, big data analytics platforms, announces signing a definitive merger agreement under which Thales, a global technology leader for the aerospace, transport, defense and security markets, will acquire Guavus in a cash transaction valued at up to $215 Million. (4/28/17) Read article

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Infor to Acquire Birst

Infor, a provider of business applications specialized by industry and built for the cloud, announces it has reached an agreement to acquire Birst, Inc., a pioneer of cloud-native, business intelligence (BI), analytics, and data visualization. (4/25/17) Read article

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Kx powers large-scale in-memory research at Squarepoint Capital

Kx Systems, a subsidiary of First Derivatives (FD) plc, announces that Squarepoint Capital, a global systematic investment manager, has significantly expanded its use of Kx technology for investment research.(4/25/17) Read article

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MicroStrategy Announces Integration with Microsoft® R Client

MicroStrategy® Incorporated, a worldwide provider of enterprise analytics and mobility software, announces an integration between MicroStrategy 10™ and Microsoft R Client that enables users to build and visualize machine learning algorithms. (4/26/17) Read article

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StackIQ Announces Availability of Stacki 4.0

Stacki 4.0 includes support for new platforms such as SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12, Raspberry Pi and NetApp; new ease of use features; and updates to existing support for Kubernetes and Docker. (4/26/17) Read article

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