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Monthly Archives: December, 2016

MapR Ambition: Next-Generation Application Platform

MapR promises a more scaleable, reliable, real-time-capable and converged alternative to Hadoop, NoSQL databases and Kafka combined. Are companies buying it? MapR is frequently mentioned in the same breath with … Continue reading

December 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Cloud BI and Analytics Options Aren’t Just for Cloud Data

Exploit cloud advantages and data from on-premises, external sources as well as cloud stores to drive deeper insight, innovation and new business models. The center of data gravity is shifting … Continue reading

December 6, 2016 · 1 Comment

AWS Analytic and AI Services Are No Surprise, But They Will Succeed

Amazon Web Services is following in competitor’s footsteps with Athena, QuickSight, Rekogntion, Polly and Lex. Head starts won’t matter in the face of Amazon’s scale. Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy … Continue reading

December 1, 2016 · 3 Comments