Tag: Vendors

Feb 12

What I Learned About MapR

MapR Booth at Strata Conference

MapR, based in San Jose, California, provides a commercial version of Hadoop noted for its fast performance.  This week at the Strata Conference, I got a chance to talk to the folks at MapR and found out how MapR differentiates itself from other Hadoop offerings. The fast speed of MapR appears to come from its …

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Feb 28

Datameer Recognized as a Top 10 Most Innovative Big Data Company

Congratulations to the Datameer company for getting included in the Fast Company’s Top 10 most innovative Big Data companies list and the CIO UK 20 vendors to watch in 2013. We wrote about Datameer last month being included in the InformationWeek list of 13 Big Data Vendors to Watch in 2013.  Datameer is continuing to …

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Jan 02

Up and Coming Big Data Vendors in 2013

2013

In InformationWeek, Doug Henschen recently published his list of “13 Big Data Vendors To Watch In 2013.”  This list is a sequel to last year’s list “12 Hadoop Vendors To Watch In 2012.” So how will 2013 be different from 2012?  First of all, besides expanding the list to 13, note that Mr. Henschen changed …

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