Amazon Web Services announced this week advancements to its Amazon Redshift to makes it easy for users to launch a data warehouse. Amazon Redshift is a fast, fully managed, petabyte-scale data warehouse […]
When you have a 300 PB data warehouse running atop Hadoop, you do everything in your power to keep from adding another rack of disk drives to this beast. While social network […]
Outsourcing your in-house applications, or even your IT infrastructure, can provide the types of resources previously available only to large enterprises. For business intelligence platforms, simply moving applications to the cloud won’t […]
BI Experts Panel. I’ve heard so many big data vendors bash data warehouses as a way to justify their new technologies that it’s getting annoying. To them, data warehouse systems are monolithic, […]
Datameer 4.0 upgrade advances visual data preparation and analysis on top of Hadoop, offering an easier alternative to SQL. With all the hubbub about SQL-on-Hadoop options over the last year, what seems […]
Hadoop, big data, and the elephant in the room. In the 1800s, John Godfrey Saxe wrote a poem about six blind men and an elephant based on an old Indian story.
Every time new technologies enter the mainstream there is a bedding-in period; big data, and more specifically Hadoop, is no different. Your organisation will have spent years building up its IT system, […]