Tag: Apache

Computing, Data Management

How Apache Arrow speeds big data processing

November 7, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

Working with big data can be a challenge, thanks to the performance overhead associated with moving data between different tools and systems as part of the data processing pipeline. Indeed, because programming languages, file formats and network protocols have different […]

Computing, Data Management

Working with Azure Managed Instance for Cassandra

September 22, 2021

Via: Info World

Building cloud-native applications at scale requires choosing your stack carefully. One popular tool is Apache’s Cassandra project, a NoSQL database designed to scale rapidly without affecting application performance. It’s an ideal platform for working with big data, with built-in map-reduce […]

Computing, Software & Applications

SkyWalking Accepted by Apache Software Foundation as an Incubator Project

January 3, 2018

Via: InfoQ

SkyWalking’s proposal into the Incubator has been voted on and accepted by Apache Software Foundation(ASF) IPMC. SkyWalking is an APM (application performance monitor) tool, especially designed for microservices, cloud native and container-based architectures. SkyWalking’s underlying technology is a distributed tracing […]

Performance, security, and availability

Dataguise Adds Apache Eagle to its DgSecure Platform

December 1, 2016

Via: Database Trends and Applications

Dataguise is integrating Apache Eagle into its DgSecure Monitor solution to bolster both data-centric security and compliance monitoring applications. “The integration of Apache Eagle and DgSecure Monitor is a first of its kind implementation in the data security and compliance […]

Online Tools

Databricks Secures Apache Spark, Launches Community Edition

June 9, 2016

Via: eWeek

Databricks, the company founded by the team that created Apache Spark, today announced the completion of the first phase of the Databricks Enterprise Security (DBES)framework. In making the announcement at the Spark Summit 2016 in San Francisco, Databricks said this […]

Internet, Wireless & Cloud

The next steps for Spark in the cloud

June 9, 2016

Via: Info World

Over the course of the last couple of years, Apache Spark has enjoyed explosive growth in both usage and mind share. These days, any self-respecting big data offering is obliged to either connect to or make use of it. Now […]

Online Tools

The Apache Foundation’s incredible rise

June 8, 2016

Via: Info World

The Apache Software Foundation recently released its 28-page annual report for its 2015-2016 year, but here’s the TL;DR in one word: amazing. What started as a simple HTTP server supported by a handful of developers in 1995 has become an […]

Online Tools

Apache Spark powers live SQL analytics in SnappyData

April 28, 2016

Via: Info World

The team behind Pivotal’s GemFire in-memory transactional data store recently unveiled a new database solution powered by GemFire and Apache Spark, called SnappyData. SnappyData is another recent example of Spark employed as a component in a larger database solution, with […]

Application areas, Other

DataStax Survey Shows NoSQL Skills Gap, Demand for Apache Cassandra

March 16, 2016

Via: eWeek

DataStax, a provider of database software for cloud applications, announced survey results that show an increasing demand for NoSQL database experts, particularly those trained on Apache Cassandra. With its database platform based on Cassandra, DataStax has a vested interest in […]