Cloudera's new product, known as "Impala", addresses many of the concerns that potential customers still have about Hadoop, namely that it does not integrate well with traditional business intelligence applications.
Editor's Pick The rumors were true. Five million PHP developers will now be able to design and build mobile apps for iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and BlackBerry.
"The biggest changes in technology are how mobile and cloud are converging," says Gutmans. "Our intention is to tackle both of those head-on for our users."
Microsoft's long-term strategy is to win over the large enterprises that are still using traditional disks before Amazon or Rackspace can get to them.
Is email killing teamwork?
Microsoft signs "ready to manufacture" order for the next version of Office
Attivio, a Boston-based "big data" startup has pulled in $34 million to help customers organize their data -- whether it's sitting pretty in a database or is strewn haphazardly around the enterprise.
The 15-year-old firm has poured $50 million into IO, a provider of data center hosting services.
Workday, maker of human resources software, is proof that enterprise companies are immune to the recent strain of disappointing IPO's.
Most two-year-olds are growing fast. But few are growing as quickly as social media management service SproutSocial, which is riding the wave of social media escaping the marketing department and penetrating the entire enterprise.
Polycom, maker of video conferencing technologies, today unveiled a new software suite it claims will be worth $12 billion by 2015.
RainStor is the second startup today to announce a multimillion-dollar fundraise in the "big data" market.
Everything you need to know about the iconic Silicon Valley company Hewlett Packard you can learn in this chart.
Need help managing Big Data for the enterprise? Just ask Lily.
Lily is the data management platform of Ngdata, a startup that is announcing today that it has raised $2.5 million for its enterprise data management software. The San Francisco …
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HP's latest stab at business tablets isn't afraid to accessorize.
Four senior female Box executives gathered one Wednesday afternoon for a frank discussion about the company's growth, taking leadership positions in a male-dominated industry, and the enterprise startups that are spurring the innovation of the next decade.
For businesses, building 'big data' capabilities is far easier said than done. Precog wants to change that by making it easier for companies to ask questions about their data.
Stop laughing, you cynical, 20-something Rubyist. Heroku's got a plan. A big, lucrative plan.
Whether you're planning to attend or are simply curious, here's what to expect at Dreamforce 2012 in San Francisco.