Overview of how Apache Spark fits in the Apache Hadoop ecosystem

For years, enterprise technologists have studied both Apache Hadoop and the many tools in that framework and the rise of Apache Spark. In the early days of Spark it was viewed as a bit of a competitor to the rest of the framework. But now thanks to the contributions of a wide team of open […]

Arimo: Predictive Behavioral Intelligence with the Enterprise Brain

Business and data-science users across the enterprise can collaborate and drive high-quality decisions, via Arimo’s market-leading unified interface. They are regarded as the first to deliver business-ready Predictive Applications & Tools to companies that need fast, deep insight to critical business questions on Big Data. The Arimo Data Intelligence Platform is easy to use and deploy. It […]

Zoomdata: Designed to support Big Data

Zoomdata is the next generation data visualization system that easily allows companies and people to understand data visually in realtime. Zoomdata develops the world’s fastest visual analytics solution for big data. Using patented data sharpening and micro-query technologies, Zoomdata empowers business users to visually consume data in seconds, even across billions of rows of data. […]

Strata + Hadoop World 26 – 29 Sep in NYC: 20% Discount with CTOvision’s code and one free bronze pass

As a reminder, the largest data science/data analytics/data infrastructure gathering in the world is the yearly Strata + Hadoop World in NYC.  This year’s is 26-29 Sep. Thanks to the team at O’Reilly, CTOvision readers can sign up to attend with a 20% discount. To do that simply follow this link and use the registration […]

Alluxio: A virtual distributed storage system orders of magnitude faster than others

The world’s first memory-centric distributed storage system bridges applications and underlying storage systems providing unified data access orders of magnitudes faster than existing solutions. Alluxio is a memory speed virtual distributed storage system. Open source software is critical to the modern enterprise software landscape. Alluxio is open source under the Apache license, and we are […]

Hortonworks HDP 2.5: Improved Security and Data Governance

At Hadoop Summit in San Jose on Tuesday, June 28, 2016, Hortonworks announced a new release of its Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) Hadoop distribution, version 2.5, as well as an expansion of its Partnerworks program and a new partnership with AtScale, provider of a self-service Business Intelligence (BI) platform for Hadoop. Some important take-aways from this announcement […]