Databricks announced a free community edition of Spark along with free training materials. Apache Arrow became a project within the Apache Software Foundation. And SAP announced support for Spark in its Predictive Analytics platform. We’ve got that and more in our big data roundup.
It’s been a busy week in big data land. We’ve got news about a free community edition of Apache Spark plus more news from Spark distributor Databricks, a new Apache Software Foundation project for big data called Arrow, Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Advanced Analytics, and more.
Author: Jessica Davis