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  • 7 Big Problems with the Internet of Things

    7 Big Problems with the Internet of Things

    If the IoT is exposed to weaknesses, then so are enterprises that are connected to it. Here are the current challenges facing IoT security and success.

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  • Are You Ready for These Big Data Trends?

    Are You Ready for These Big Data Trends?

    2017 will see some major changes in the big data ecosystem, driven in part by two trends. Both trends offer opportunities for data-driven organizations to stay ahead of the curve — but only if they take the time to do some preparation now.  1. Hadoop Gets Put to the Test – Here's How to Help It Pass Apache Hadoop distribution vendors have crossed the

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  • Hortonworks Rebounds After Rough Quarter, Rekindles Customer Love

    Hortonworks Rebounds After Rough Quarter, Rekindles Customer Love

    Cloudera, MapR and the greater Hadoop ecosystem can all breathe a sigh of relief.  Santa Clara, Calif.-based big data cruncher Hortonworks is back on track after a rough quarter, beating expectations, closing a record number of deals and growing commercial clients to more than 1,000.

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  • These Vendors Are Doing Big Things With Big Data

    These Vendors Are Doing Big Things With Big Data

    You would think we'd have big data all figured out by now. Between tools like Hadoop, Spark and Kafka, concepts like machine learning and AI, and the efforts of highly paid data scientists, that's a reasonable assumption.

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  • Hortonworks' Vision for the Future of Data #HadoopSummit

    Hortonworks' Vision for the Future of Data #HadoopSummit

    More than a thousand big data enthusiasts from all over Europe will gather at the Hadoop Summit at the Dublin Convention Center in Ireland tomorrow and Thursday to hear Hortonworks CEO Rob Bearden and other executives reveal their vision for the future of data.

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  • Forget Hadoop: Takeaways from #StrataHadoop

    Big data crusher Hadoop turned 10 earlier this year and it seems like the birthday party Cloudera is throwing for it may never end. It even has its own hashtag — #Hadoop10. Hadoop co-creator Doug Cutting, who works for Cloudera, started the celebration with a blog post last January.

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  • Just in Time for Hadoop World, Linux Foundation Delivers on ODPi

    Whatever industry-first announcement big data-cruncher Cloudera intends to make at its Strata + Hadoop World Conference in San Jose, Calif. tomorrow, it has just been preempted by news from the Open Data Platform Initiative (ODPi ).

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  • SAP Brings More Value to Big Data

    Big data has yet to deliver on its promises. At least that’s what Ken Tsai, vice president, head of cloud platform and data management at SAP told CMSWire.  In the past, he's even referred to data lakes as data swamps, and he wasn’t entirely kidding.

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  • Did Hortonworks CEO Take One For the Team?

    When Hortonworks CEO Rob Bearden took questions from analysts during the company’s earnings call on Feb. 10, Barclays managing director Raimo Lenschow put him on the spot.

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  • MapR Makes More Moves

    Talk to Jack Norris, MapR’s newly appointed senior vice president of data and applications, and he’ll insist that MapR is the data platform of the future.  “No one else has what we have for running mission-critical applications” he told CMSWire, referring to MapR’s newly patented Converged Data Platform (CDP), which

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  • LinkedIn Creates Open Source Data Discovery & Lineage Portal

    LinkedIn Creates Open Source Data Discovery & Lineage Portal

    LinkedIn is, by many measures, one the smartest users of data in the world. The data scientists at the Mountain View, Calif.-based professional networking site take member profiles and analyze the heck out of them.

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  • Hortonworks' Big Data Play Reaches Beyond Hadoop

    Hortonworks' Big Data Play Reaches Beyond Hadoop

    Hortonworks has a new vision that not only leverages data at rest in Hadoop, data streaming in Spark and data in motion in Apache NiFi, but also data at the tipping point where data itself sets the roadmap.

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  • WSJ Hortonworks Headline Makes Heads Explode

    WSJ Hortonworks Headline Makes Heads Explode

    For about five hours Friday night, the Wall Street Journal made a startling prediction: “Hortonworks to Offer Proprietary Software.”  Those who follow the company, which has been emphatic in its commitment to the open source Apache Way, could hardly believe what they were reading.

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  • Why MapR Just Shook-Up Its Management

    Why MapR Just Shook-Up Its Management

    MapR probably isn’t the first vendor you think of when you hear “Hadoop” — and that’s just fine with the company’s President, Matt Mills. Mills doesn't want MapR to get lumped in with Hortonworks and Cloudera.

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