The Attunity Blog
The Attunity team has the pleasure of discussing the future for the HPE Software, especially HPE Vertica and HPE IDOL. We thoroughly enjoyed the key integration of our products, as well as, the keynote, where our software was showcased to the entire HPE community and attendees.
Analytics is both the lifeblood and livelihood of digital native companies such as Google and Facebook which thrive by analyzing the data generated by their Web position to drive their access to and engagement with millions of people. This analytics dominance by the digital natives has been expanded by a number of older companies such as Apple which have successfully adapted to the digital economy. In response, companies in established industries have beefed up considerably their data collection and analysis activities. But how good are they in mining the data for new and profitable insights?
This past week, Decisionworx, in collaboration with The Bloor Group, published their findings from their ‘Hadoop in Transition, From Proof-of-Concept to Production’ survey 1 . The final analysis reports some interesting findings and may or may not surprise some readers who have been keeping up with the state of Hadoop adoption.
Attunity is proud to be named a Challenger in the new 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools 1 . Gartner, the world's foremost authority on IT research and advisory services, has recognized Attunity based on its completeness of vision and ability to execute.
1 Source : 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools, Mark A. Beyer, Eric Thoo, Ehtisham Zaidi and Rick Greenwald, 08 August 2016.
Datanami recently published an article about the Pokémon GO phenomenon. In it, they explored the technology that lives under the covers to power the game. The game developers are not too willing presently to share their secret sauce. And do you blame them? There is a lot of Big Data going on that is swiftly changing, not only how we play games with one another, but how we may very well interact with the world in other areas of our lives. Learn more.
The third annual Burtch Works Study: Salaries of Data Scientists is out, documenting the continuation of a very favorable market for those with the sexiest job of the 21st century. However, the salaries of data scientists appear to be leveling off: Every job category except one (entry-level individual contributors) experienced a marginal single-digit shift in median base salary over the past year. Learn more.
Hadoop is on everyone’s mind in Big Data. This free, open source software allows companies of all sizes to perform analyses that they could not afford to previously. Hadoop Data Lakes are low-cost, reliable, scalable and agile – all key ingredients when determining how you’d like to store and access your data.
Apache™ Kafka is a fast, scalable, durable, and fault-tolerant publish-subscribe messaging system. It offers higher throughput, reliability and replication. To manage growing data volumes, many companies are leveraging Kafka for streaming data ingest and processing. Learn more.
Attunity CloudBeam automates data loading from heterogeneous sources into the Azure SQL Data Warehouse quickly and easily. It’s available in the Azure Marketplace, and offers Azure customers several SaaS licensing options. Check out our latest announcement!
At the end of June, Attunity was at the Hadoop Summit in San Jose, CA along with our partners, Hortonworks, MapR, Cloudera, Microsoft, Google, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Teradata, and others. In all, the three-day event brought together over 75 vendors and over 5,000 attendees.