H2O brings better algorithms to big data. For a quick overview on how see the video at this link and embedded below. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UGW3cT_cZLc H2O is a fast open source in-memory prediction engine and machine learning platform. With H2O enterprises can use all of their data (instead of sampling) in real-time for better predictions. Users can model data … [Read more...] about H2O: An in-memory product delivering the fastest possible analytics speeds
LucidWorks, the trusted name in Search, Discovery and Analytics, transforms the way people access information to enable data-driven decisions. Leveraging both structured and unstructured data built on the power of Apache Lucene/Solr open source search, LucidWorks delivers unmatched stability, scalability, and time-to-delivery for search applications. LucidWorks Search provides … [Read more...] about LucidWorks: Trusted Lucene/Solr Solutions and Support
Below and at this link is a video of Mike Olson at the opening of the 2013 Strata Conference and Hadoop World. The context in this discussion is important for technologists, strategists, analysts and executives alike, it provides insights in easy to understand ways and succinctly articulates the impact of some key trends in the … [Read more...] about Hadoop’s Impact on the Future of Data Management: Insights from Mike Olson at Strata and Hadoop World 2013
With this post I start with the basics on Hadoop, including its history. The story starts with the early days of Google. Engineers needed to design new ways to store and process and retrieve data that would scale to very large sizes. The published two papers on their design in 2003, and the highly regarded community-focused Doug Cutting produced an open source version of the … [Read more...] about Starting at the Basics: What is Hadoop and what problems does it solve?
It is always interesting when two hot technologies come together. The CA based software house, GridGain, has brought together In-Memory and Hadoop by offering a high-performance in-memory file system. It is even 100% compatible with HDFS. GridGain File System (GGFS) is a plug-and-play alternative to the disk-based Hadoop HDFS. Enabling up to 10x faster performance for IO and … [Read more...] about In-Memory Hadoop—use it when speed matters.