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Pentaho’s Quentin Gallivan: Open-Source Framework, Analytics Tools Key to Agencies’ Data Integration Efforts

Quentin Gallivan, CEO of Hitachi Data Systems’ Pentaho subsidiary, has said government agencies should develop a “centralized” plan that seeks to leverage the use of business analytics tools and an open-source framework like Hadoop in order to facilitate data integration and access. Gallivan wrote that agencies should adopt an open-source framework …

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Open Energi Seeks to Optimize UK Power Grid via Hortonworks Data Platform

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 14, 2015 — Open Energi will start using Hortonworks’ (Nasdaq: HDP) Hadoop-powered data platform to help the London-based company’s smart grid clients gain insights from real-time electricity consumption, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Through Hortonworks Data Platform, Oepn Energi seeks to build a “virtual” power station that can provide …

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Big Data Everywhere Conference Hosted by MapR and Teradata

On May 12 MapR Technologies and Teradata will host a one-day conference at The Sheraton, Tysons Corner, VA. to discuss the Hadoop platform and its surrounding technologies. The event will run from 8:00 AM – 6:30 PM with full breakfast, lunch, and late afternoon networking cocktail reception provided. The “Big Data Everywhere” …

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Data Industry Vet Scott Gnau Joins Hortonworks as CTO

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 16, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — Hortonworks (Nasdaq: HDP) has named data industry veteran Scott Gnau as its new chief technology officer, leading the company’s global technology strategy, product direction and R&D starting April 27, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. Gnau comes into the new role from …

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FINRA Taps Cloudera Tech to Power Regulatory Platform

TYSONS CORNER, VA March 26, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday on the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority’s move to use Cloudera big data technology for its infrastructure. Cloudera said Tuesday FINRA will deploy its platform to help manage the independent regulator’s graph database of billions of market events per …

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Cloudera Buys Self-Service Analytics Provider Xplain.io; Charles Zedlewski Comments

Cloudera has bought self-service analytics provider Xplain.io for an undisclosed amount in an effort to help customers in enterprise data center deployment. The Xplain.io team will join Cloudera to assist clients in adding workloads to their Cloudera  environments, Cloudera said Tuesday. “With the addition of Xplain.io technology and expertise, we …

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Intel to Market Cloudera’s Big Data Analytics Offering; Jason Waxman Comments

Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) has invested an undisclosed sum in startup company Cloudera and will market the latter firm’s big data analytics software, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday. Don Clark and Deborah Gage write that Intel intends for the investment to help Cloudera further its Hadoop offering. “We are making the biggest data-center …

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