Weekly Newsletter, Sep 09, 2016

Weekly Newsletter, Sep 09, 2016
admin | September 14th, 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 two weeks.

Adaptive Computing Acquired by ALA Services

Adaptive Computing, provider workload and resource orchestration software, announces it has been acquired by ALA Services LLC (ALA), the investment entity of Arthur L. Allen, founder, former President and CEO of ASG Software Solutions Inc. (9/6/16) Read article

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Alation’s Collaborative Data Catalog Now Generally Available on Teradata Unified Data Architecture™ (UDA)

With extended connection to the Teradata UDA, Alation catalogs queries run through Teradata QueryGrid™ and Teradata Aster® Analytics.. (9/8/16) Read article

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BlueTalon 3.1 with addition of DataStax Enterprise Announced

BlueTalon 3.1 release expands BlueTalon’s footprint to NoSQL. (9/7/16) Read article

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Bright Computing Announces Bright for Deep Learning Solution

The Bright for Deep Learning solution, available on Bright Cluster Manager Version 7.3, provides a choice of machine learning frameworks to simplify deep learning projects. (8/31/16) Read article

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Continuum Analytics Collaborates with Intel for Python Distribution Powered by Anaconda

Distribution for Python powered by Anaconda will be delivered as part of Intel® Parallel Studio XE 2017 software development suite (9/8/16) Read article

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DataStax Helps Power Macquarie’s Customer Experience

DataStax announces that global financial services provider Macquarie Group leverages DataStax Enterprise (DSE) to help deliver customer experience for the company’s Banking and Financial Services Group.. (9/7/16) Read article

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DDN Delivers High Performance Data Storage Fabric At University Of Queensland

DataDirect Networks (DDN) announces that the University of Queensland has deployed DDN high-performance storage solutions to improve data access between its main campus and its off-site data center. (9/7/16) Read article

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Denodo DataFest Annual Event

Denodo DataFest, 18 Oct 2016, is the premier industry technology gathering which brings together business leaders and technical experts for building rapid, agile data strategies for accelerating analytics, cloud, and big data projects. (9/7/16)  Register Here

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GE puts up $1.4 billion to acquire two 3D printing firms

GE’s planned acquisition of Germany’s SLM Solutions Group and Sweden’s Arcam would follow its previous investments of around $1.5 billion in 3D printing tech over the past six years. (9/6/16) Read article

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GigaSpaces launches InsightEdge

GigaSpaces, provider of in-memory computing (IMC) technologies, launched InsightEdge, a data grid-enabled real-time analytics platform that incorporates Apache Spark. (9/6/16) Read article

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GridGain Professional Edition 1.7 Available

This new edition adds non-collocated joins Plus Enhanced Integration with the GridGain Web Console Management Tool for improved in-memory computing. (9/8/16) Read article

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Qlik Expands Qlik Consulting Services with Qlik Accelerate Applications

Qlik Accelerate provides custom applications designed for businesses to maximize quality, minimize time and costs, and expand user adoption (8/30/16) Read article

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SGI Opens European Research Centre in Collaboration with ICHEC

SGI, offering high-performance solutions for compute, data analytics and data management, announced a significant investment in extreme scale software research at the Irish Centre for High-End Computing (ICHEC). (8/30/16) Read article

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