The Data Day: September 9, 2016

What happened in data platforms and analytics this week will leave you speechless

And that’s the data day, today.

The Data Day: August 30, 2016

What happened in data and analytics this week will astound you

For 451 Research clients: NewSQL databases: a definitive guide http://bit.ly/2c7wJPu

For 451 Research clients: With Atlas, MongoDB jumps into hosted NoSQL DBaaS waters http://bit.ly/2c7wXq4 By Jim Curtis

For 451 Research clients: DataStax rolls graph into DSE 5.0, highlights NoSQL multi-models http://bit.ly/2bOKF2I By Jim Curtis

For 451 Research clients: Looker illuminates its analytics business and platform strategy http://bit.ly/2c7z396 By Krishna Roy

For 451 Research clients: Arcadia looks to simplify security for Hadoop analysis, lands Rackspace as reseller http://bit.ly/2c7wwvZ By Krishna Roy

For 451 Research clients: With $30m in funding, Vena looks to expand its cloud service to an enterprise platform http://bit.ly/2c7x3Oq By Krishna Roy

For 451 Research clients: Stitch emerges from RJMetrics with ETL as a service following cloud BI sale http://bit.ly/2c7wW5m

For 451 Research clients: CMC Markets sees promising self-service results with new ‘Google-like’ BI tool http://bit.ly/2c7xPuK By Jason Stamper

Tableau appointed Adam Selipsky as new CEO http://tabsoft.co/2bONxN1

Splunk reported a net loss of $86.6m on Q2 revenue up 43% to $212.8m http://splk.it/2bON1P5

Salesforce signs agreement to acquire BeyondCore http://bit.ly/2bOOZPK

Magnitude Software acquired Simba Technologies http://mwne.ws/2bONqRI

SAP is reportedly acquiring Altiscale for over $125m http://bit.ly/2bON8dE

Syncsort acquires Cogito to enhance mainframe data access http://prn.to/2c7ynRb

Galactic Exchange closes seed financing round http://bit.ly/2bOMxZw

Teradata makes Aster Analytics available on Hadoop and Teradata Aster Analytics on Amazon Web Services http://prn.to/2c7y5Kh

JSON support is generally available in Azure SQL Database http://bit.ly/2c7xVT9

Red Hat launches Red Hat Virtualization 4 http://red.ht/2bOMJb0

SnapLogic launches Summer 2016 release of its SnapLogic Elastic Integration Platform http://bit.ly/2bOOmpq

AWS releases Amazon Kinesis Analytics http://bit.ly/2bOOwNd

AWS licenses SQLstream technology for Amazon Kinesis Analytics service http://bit.ly/2c7CZaa

Percona delivers open source in-Memory storage engine for Percona Server for MongoDB http://bit.ly/2bOPIjH

Riversand launches MDMCenter v7.8 http://bit.ly/2c7zDUl

WANdisco announces the release of WANdisco Fusion 2.9 http://bit.ly/2bOOapU

And that’s the data day, today.

The Data Day: July 29, 2016

If you are interested in what happened in data and analytics this week you MUST READ THIS

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The Data Day, A few days: August 27-September 11, 2015

Cloudera anoints Spark. Paxata raises $18m. And more.

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The Data Day, A few days: October 11 – October 17 2014

Insanely large Strata-Hadoop World edition

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The Data Day, A few days: February 8-14 2014

Hortonworks and Red Hat expand Hadoop partnership. And more.

And that’s the data day, today.

The Data Day, A few days: June 11-25 2013

A bumper round-up of the past 14 days’ data-related news

* Cisco announced its intention to acquire Composite Software.

* Software AG acquired Apama.

* TIBCO Software acquired StreamBase Systems.

* Cloudera appointed Tom Reilly as Chief Executive Officer and Mike Olson as Chief Strategy Officer and Chairman of the Board.

* Sears Holdings named Jeff Balagna Chief Executive Officer of MetaScale

* Ex-Yahoo CTO launched Altiscale, hardcore Hadoop as a service.

* SpaceCurve raised a $10M Series B round of financing.

* Sqrrl announced general availability of Sqrrl Enterprise.

* GE launched Predictivity services, supported by supported by Proficy Historian HD.

* Datameer announced Datameer 3.0.

* Oracle announced the general availability of MySQL Cluster 7.3.

* MemSQL announced the upcoming availability of MemSQL 2.1.

* Continuuity announced the release of Weave, a new open source project that enables Java developers to rapidly build scalable, distributed applications on YARN.

* RainStor adds security, text search features to database complement for Hadoop.

* Composite Software introduced version 6.2 SP3 of its Composite Data Virtualization Platform

* TokuDB launched TokuMX.

* Terracotta announced the immediate availability of Terracotta Universal Messaging.

* HP united its data management assets under HAVEn brand.

* Hortonworks and Red Hat announced an engineering collaboration around Hadoop.

* Rackspace Hosting’s ObjectRocket Database as a Service entered into a strategic agreement with 10gen.

* Simon Phipps posted State Of The Sea Lion – June 2013.

* Netflix announced that its Genie Hadoop-aaS management software is now open source

* Storm-YARN released as open source.

* Big Data arrived at the Oxford English Dictionary

And that’s the data day, today.

The Data Day, A few days: April 15-19 2013

‘Information governance’ in the era of big data. MariaDB Foundation takes next steps. And more.

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The Data Day, Two days: February 21/22 2013

Aster Discovery. Delphix and SAP. Hadoop use-cases. And more.

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The Data Day, Today: November 21 2012

HP/Automomy fall-out. Behind 10gen’s strategic funding. And more

And that’s the Data Day, today.