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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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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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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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What Good Is an In-Hadoop JSON Database? #StrataHadoop

What Good Is an In-Hadoop JSON Database? #StrataHadoop

MapR CMO Jack Norris won’t tell us if an IPO is still in the cards this year for his big data crunching startup. But he had plenty to share about the news his company is making at Strata + Hadoop World, which runs through Thursday at Javits Center in

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DataStax Pulls a Trifecta at the #CassandraSummit

DataStax Pulls a Trifecta at the #CassandraSummit

Let’s hope Oracle co-founder and CTO Larry Ellison slept well last night because this may not be an easy day for him. Just twenty short miles away from his offices in Redwood City, Calif. a reported 7,000 Apache Cassandra business users and geeks are gathered, some of them virtually, at

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Databricks Opens Its Spark(ly) Gates to All

At the Hadoop World conference in New York City last fall, much of the excitement was around another big data crunching technology —Apache Spark. Full house with people standing during Spark talk. Next year it can be called Spark-World. #hadoopworld #strataconf pic.twitter.com/cBjJ934OYC — Andre Luckow (@drelu) October 17, 2014

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