Amazon Elastic MapReduce News
February 15, 2017
Scientific researchers need robust big data architectures to solve the challenges of analyzing genomic data, and some say the Apache Spark engine is well-suited for the job.
September 30, 2016
Users increasingly are eyeing the cloud for big data management and analytics applications, and IT vendors are moving to ease the process -- and the price -- of running Hadoop in the cloud.
April 13, 2016
Pivotal Software dropped out of the Hadoop distribution business in favor of reselling the Hortonworks version of the big data framework -- and the market consolidation moves may not be over.
September 15, 2015
Several surveys point to big data analytics as an object of fascination to enterprises in the cloud. With several tools to process data, AWS intends to meet that need.
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