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Companies are looking to get the most out of their myriad data streams, making Big Data a hot topic at all levels of an organization, across a variety of industries. As a part of the next generation of Big Data and application solutions, Splice Machine is being talked about by technology and industry publications.
Why Hadoop is Set to Be the Next Big Thing
Social media is so last decade – at least as far as the venture capital industry is concerned. Today, it is largely eschewing social media start-ups in favour of enterprise software and, in particular, ‘big data’ companies, all building applications around the open-source Hadoop framework. (registration required)
Seven Hot Hadoop Startups that Will Tame Big Data
Everyone knows that data volumes are growing exponentially. What’s not so clear is how to unlock the value all of that data holds. Enterprises are struggling to figure out how to store, manage and derive any real business value from Big Data.
Hadoop Drives Down Costs, Drives Up Usability With SQL Convergence
As more enterprises begin to adopt the Hadoop big data wrangling technology, there is a growing need for SQL convergence. In 2011, Charles Boicey looked at Twitter, Facebook, Yahoo and other major Web entities and said to himself, “Why do those guys get to have all the fun?”
Splice Machine Named to CRN Big Data 100: Data Management
While NoSQL databases have been getting a lot of attention, Splice Machine is bucking that trend with a SQL-compliant database designed for big data applications.
What is Keeping the CIO Up at Nights?
What is keeping the CIO up at nights? Explosive data growth, the integration of new technologies (e.g., Big Data, Cloud, BYOD, etc.), or the acceleration of the disruption? Market fit, or new consumption patterns?
5 Reasons why the Future of Hadoop is Real-Time (Relatively Speaking)
In Part III of our look at all things Hadoop, we examine the trends driving Hadoop’s future. At the end of the day, everything is pushing Hadoop toward being just generally faster and easier to consume.
The Hadoop Ecosystem: The (Welcome) Elephant in the Room
How big an impact has Hadoop had on the technology world? Check out our infographic on the reach of the most important big data tool of our time.
Dear Gartner: You’re Wrong!
Big Big Businesses, like Visa, and major financial institutions, have had the resources to invest in Big Iron for Big Data Processing. Big Data, however, isn’t just about Big Business. Big Data, as Neuralytix defines it, is the ability “to bring together complete internal and external data sets to create business value and innovation”.
10 Big Data Startups You Shouldn’t Overlook
Like any new trend in computing, big data is ushering in a whole new generation of companies vying for their place in the spotlight. At this week’s big data-focused Strata event, taking place in the heart of California’s Silicon Valley, many of those startups emerged from the woodworks, touting their latest and greatest innovations.
Five Interesting Startups at Strata
Innovation was on display this week at the O’Reilly Strata conference in Santa Clara, as the show hosted its Startup Showcase. There were a lot of innovative ideas on display during the showcase, but hear are the five that we found the most interesting and worth having on our collective radars.