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Pentaho Named to JMP Securities Hot 100 List of Best Privately Held Software Companies

By Conor Self - August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Delivering the future of analytics, Pentaho Corporation today announced that it was named to the JMP Securities 2014 “Hot 100: Best Privately Held Software Companies” list… With the ability to access and integrate with the latest versions and capabilities of popular big data stores, it makes sense that Pentaho is joined in this category by strategic partners Cloudera, DataStax, MapR and MongoDB.


Google Mesa Data Warehouse Scales Like No Other

By Conor Self - August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Google MapReduce data munching algorithm and the Google File System (from 2001) spawned the Hadoop project, and the BigTable distributed data storage system (circa 2004) was the inspiration for Cassandra and a number of other NoSQL data stores.