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SQL-on-Hadoop Considerations  /  5.6.16 

It’s no surprise that many companies are looking into SQL-on-Hadoop options. Standard SQL enables companies to tap into existing SQL-trained resources while being able to benefit with the scale-out cost-effectiveness of Hadoop. With so many SQL-on-Hadoop options available, selecting the right one...

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Presentation Now Available: Top 10 SQL-on-Hadoop Pitfalls  /  4.24.15 

If you’re evaluating or using a SQL-on-Hadoop solution, we have some information that you might find valuable. Splice Machine co-founder and CEO, Monte Zweben, recently talked about the top 10 SQL-on-Hadoop pitfalls at Strata + Hadoop World. We’ve made the presentation available for download to...

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ACID Matters…Even to Apple  /  3.25.15 

At Splice Machine, we’re big believers in the importance of ACID transactions for applications. ACID (Atomicity, Consistency, Isolation, Durability) compliance in database transactions ensures reliable, real-time updates without data loss or corruption – a critical requirement for many applications...

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Lucidworks Partnership Brings Full-Text Search to Splice Machine Customers  /  10.20.14 

We are excited to announce another milestone for Splice Machine! We are now partners with Lucidworks, the only company that delivers enterprise-grade search development platforms built on the power of Apache Lucene/Solr open source search. So what does this mean for our customers? Our partnership...

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Webinar: Unlocking the Analytical Power of Hadoop Using SQL  /  5.1.14 

Join Splice Machine on Thursday, May 15 at 11:00am PDT/2:00pm EDT for a free webinar, Unlocking the Analytical Power of Hadoop Using SQL. The webinar will be moderated by DBTA and features Rich Reimer from Splice Machine as well as executives from MapR and MicroStrategy. As the provider of the only Hadoop...

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Why SQL Is Here to Stay  /  12.6.13 

As the makers of a SQL-on-Hadoop database, it will come as no surprise that the Splice Machine team is a big fan of SQL. Sure, SQL has its idiosyncrasies but we believe that SQL will continue to be the go-to query language for relational database management systems, even as databases grow past gigabytes...

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Splice Machine Limited Release: Where Are We Now?  /  11.22.13 

It’s been a month since we announced our Limited Release program asking for 50 evaluators. We have a very strong response by companies interested in trying our real-time transactional SQL-on-Hadoop database. A lot of movement has taken place around Splice Machine and we’re happy to fill you on...

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Initial Results Are In – Seeking 50 Additional Evaluators  /  10.24.13 

The results are in! We have been busy testing Splice Machine with our charter customers as a replacement for their Oracle, MySQL or PostgreSQL databases. Initial results have shown a 10x increase in price/performance, through a 30-50% decrease in response times on significantly less expensive hardware. We’re...

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Splice Machine Wins Award for SQL Innovation from DataWeek  /  8.30.13 

DataWeek has named Splice Machine the winner of the 2013 Top Innovator for SQL Technologies award. We’d like to send out a big thank you to those who voted and the DataWeek team for recognizing our innovation in the Big Data space! Splice Machine is the only real-time SQL-on-Hadoop database, and we...

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