Weekly Newsletter, Oct 21, 2016

Weekly Newsletter, Oct 21, 2016
admin | November 5th, 2016

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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.

Axiomatics Launches Axiomatics SmartGuard for Big Data

Axiomatics SmartGuard for Big Data enforces access to Big Data stores with a contextual, policy-based approach, to safeguard sensitive data. (10/18/16) Read article

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Bigstep Launches Real-Time Container Service

Bigstep, the big-data cloud provider, launches Bigstep Real-Time Container Service designed especially for real-time streaming applications, microservice-based architectures and memory-intensive workloads that require low latency and high performance. (10/10/16) Read article

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NxtGen Adopts Cloudera Enterprise as Backbone of New Analytics as a Service Offering

Cloudera announces that NxtGen, an emerging leader in cloud and data center services, has adopted Cloudera Enterprise as the backbone of their new ‘Analytics as a Service’ offering which will be available from nine data centers across India. (10/18/16) Read article

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Compellon Enhances Hadoop Integration with Apache Hive to Speed up Time-to-Action

Compellon, developer of prescriptive analytics software, announces integration with Apache Hive™ on its Compellon20|20 analytics platform. (10/18/16) Read article

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Continuum Analytics Launches AnacondaCrew Partner Program

This program is focused on enabling partners to leverage the power of Open Data Science technology to accelerate time-to-value for enterprises by empowering modern data science teams. (10/12/16) Read article

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Continuum Analytics Partners with Esri

Continuum Analytics, the creator of Anaconda, the leading Open Data Science platform powered by Python, announces a new partnership with leading geographic information system (GIS) provider Esri. (10/12/16) Read article

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GoodData Announces Updates to Services Offerings

The GoodData Services Data Product team will partner with enterprises to build a complete GTM framework including market research, product design, pricing and packaging and product marketing activities. (10/13/16) Read article

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HPE Announces Analytics-Powered Suite

Hewlett Packard Enterprise today introduced the HPE Adaptive Backup and Recovery Suite, an integrated suite that uses operational and file analytics to automate and streamline data protection. (10/17/16) Read article

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Hortonworks Data Platform to Provide Data Analytics for LIXIL

Hortonworks announces LIXIL Corporation has selected Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP®) as its data analytics platform. (10/19/16) Read article

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Webtrends Chooses Hortonworks to Power its Connected Data Architecture

Hortonworks announces that Webtrends, a provider of data, analytics, and optimization solutions, is using Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP®) and Hortonworks DataFlow (HDF™) as the foundation of its connected data architecture, both in the data center and in the cloud. (10/12/16) Read article

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Logi Analytics Launches Logi Info 12.2

Logi Info 12.2 is a major product release that helps customers create business applications with analytics at the core. (10/12/16) Read article

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Looker Unveils the Next-Generation Data Platform

Looker announces Looker 4, promoted as a radically simplified, complete data platform that allows companies to easily integrate, transform, govern, explore, visualize, and deliver data anywhere, in virtually any application. (10/18/16) Read article

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MapR Forms Federal Advisory Board to Accelerate IT Modernization Efforts with Big Data Analytics

MapR announces formation of a Federal Advisory Board to help align U.S. government agencies with next generation technologies that will enable them to immediately harness the power of their big data. (10/18/16) Read article

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MapR Selected by HelloFresh to Optimize Fresh Meal Delivery

HelloFresh, a global subscription-based fresh meal delivery business, is using MapR to carry out deeper data analysis with greater scale and flexibility. (10/19/16) Read article

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MemSQL Survey Reveals Growing Adoption of Real-Time Technologies

MemSQL, provider of database platform for real-time analytics, announces results from its inaugural State of Real-Time Survey, featuring responses from 125 IT leaders across Fortune 1000 companies. (10/11/16) Read article

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U.S. EPA announced as newest member of National Consortium for Data Science

The United States Environmental Protection Agency is the latest organization to join the National Consortium for Data Science (NCDS), a public-private partnership to capitalize on the opportunities of big data and advance data science. (10/20/16) Read article

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NetApp and DarkMatter Announce Partnership to Drive Data Management and Analytics Solutions in the Middle East

DarkMatter, an international cyber security firm headquartered in the UAE, and NetApp, a global data storage and management company, have announced a partnership to jointly develop and deliver secure data storage and big data analytics solutions. (10/19/16) Read article

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NYU Using NVIDIA DGX-1 Supercomputer to Push Boundaries of AI

New York University’s Center for Data Science, Computational Intelligence, Learning, Vision and Robotics (CILVR) lab recently acquired a NVIDIA DGX-1 AI supercomputer to fuel its work in machine learning, natural language processing, computer vision and intelligent machines. (10/12/16) Read article

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Tech Leaders Launch OpenCAPI Consortium and Release New Specification

Technology leaders announce a new, open specification that can increase datacenter server performance by up to 10x, enabling corporate and cloud data centers to speed up big data, machine learning, analytics, and other emerging workloads. (10/14/16) Read article

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Snowflake Unveils Self-Service Data Ware

Snowflake Computing today announced Snowflake On Demand, a sign-up process for data users of all types to get insight from their data warehouses. This allows data users to access Snowflake’s cloud-built data warehouse. (10/20/16) Read article

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Software AG Launches Open Source Internet of Things Analytics Kit

Software AG significantly expands the capabilities of its Apama Community Edition with a new Internet of Things (IoT) Analytics Kit, provided free of charge as Open Source Software under the Apache License, v2.0, along with the ability to run on Raspberry Pi. (10/11/16) Read article

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Wipro Launches Treasury DNA Decisions and Analytics Platform

Wipro announces the launch of Treasury DNA Decisions and Analytics platform powered by BELLIN’s tm5, a treasury management systems provider, that will digitally enable global treasuries using cloud technologies. (10/13/16) Read article

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