Splice Machine Blog

HBase: Why We Use It and Believe In It  /  9.17.15 

  What is HBase? Apache HBase is an open-source, distributed, versioned, non-relational database modeled after Google’s Bigtable: A Distributed Storage System for Structured Data. HBase supports random, real-time read/write access with a goal of hosting very large tables atop clusters...

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Apache Derby: Why and How Splice Machine Uses It  /  9.15.15 

Why do we use Apache Derby? With over 15 years of development, Apache Derby is a Java-based SQL database. Splice Machine chose Derby because it is a full-featured ANSI SQL database, lightweight (<3MB) and embeds nicely into the HBase/Hadoop stack.  Apache Derby is an open-sourced database...

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Splice Machine Co-Founders Monte Zweben and John Leach to Speak at Strata + Hadoop World NYC  /  9.14.15 

Splice Machine is excited to share that CEO and co-founder, Monte Zweben, and CTO and co-founder, John Leach will be speaking at this year’s Strata + Hadoop World New York. Strata + Hadoop World, presented by O’Reilly and Cloudera, attracts data scientists, analysts, and executives who want to...

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Hear Splice Machine CEO Monte Zweben at NoSQL! Now  /  8.11.15 

We are excited to share that our CEO and co-founder of Splice Machine, Monte Zweben, will be speaking at the fifth annual NoSQL Now! 2015 conference & expo, the largest vendor-neutral forum focused on NoSQL (Not Only SQL) technologies, coming up this August 18-20,, 2015, in San Jose, CA. The conference...

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Webinar: Goodbye, Bottlenecks: How Scale-Out Hadoop and In-Memory Solve ETL  /  8.3.15 

The ETL (extract-transform-load) process was born out of necessity, and for decades, it has been the glue that holds together data sources and target applications. Anecdotally, it accounts for 70 percent of the effort in a data warehouse setup. But as data growth continues to soar, and as increased competition...

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