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Snowflake

Snowflake Closes $450 Million in Growth Funding

SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct 12, 2018 – Snowflake Computing, a data warehouse built for the cloud, has announced it has closed $450 million in additional growth funding...
Cloudera Hortonworlk

Cloudera and Hortonworks Announce Merger

PALO ALTO, Calif. and SANTA CLARA, Calif., October 3, 2018 — Cloudera, Inc. (NYSE: CLDR) and Hortonworks, Inc. (Nasdaq: HDP) jointly announced today that they have entered into...
Google Data Studio

Google Data Studio and Cloud Dataprep Now GA

Source: Official Google Blog  With Data Studio, you can easily access and analyze data from Google Cloud and Google Marketing Platform sources alongside more than 500 other data sources via...
Informatica

Informatica Announces Big Data Solution for Apache Spark

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 17, 2018 – Informatica, an enterprise cloud data management leader, has announced the next generation of the industry’s most comprehensive data management solution...

Reviews

Spark for Big Data Analytics [Part 3]

Next up in the Oceans of Data series covering Apache Spark, I will explore analyzing big data with SparkR, MLlib and H2O for data science...

SQL Examiner Suite for Cross Database Migration

Usually when it comes to database migration these days, you are moving to the cloud. Top cloud vendors provide utilities and incentives to ease...

Self-Service BI Governance and Security Risks

Although self-service BI solutions have come a long way and add tremendous value in daily decision making, many offerings still have significant governance, data...