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Monthly Archives: March, 2016

SAP Bets On Cloud For Analytics, BPC Optimized for S/4 HANA

SAP Financials 2016 event highlights a comprehensive cloud platform and real-time analysis. Here’s why SAP Cloud for Analytics and BPC Optimized for S/4 Hana Finance are getting attention. Two next-generation … Continue reading

March 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Cloudera Takes to the Cloud, Highlights Industry Use Cases

Cloudera plans public cloud push as applications multiply in financial services, insurance, life sciences, retail and telecommunications. Hadoop may not be easy, but it is gaining mainstream adoption. Hadoop is … Continue reading

March 23, 2016 · 1 Comment

Dos and Don’ts in Hybrid Cloud Data Warehouse Deployment

Disaster recovery and development and testing are obvious starting points, but there are many other hybrid-cloud DW use cases as well as pitfalls to avoid. We’ve already witnessed a seismic … Continue reading

March 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hortonworks Connected Data Platforms: More Than Sum of Parts

Hortonworks integrates Hortonworks Data Platform (Hadoop) and Hortonworks DataFlow (streaming data) platforms to offer a cohesive approach to analyzing data in motion and data at rest. Here’s how they fit together. The “Connected … Continue reading

March 2, 2016 · Leave a comment