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DataStax’s Fifth Annual Cassandra Summit Announces Keynote Speakers and Leading-Edge Sponsors

By Conor Self - August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sony Network Entertainment and Start-up Orbeus To Share How Life on Apache Cassandra Transforms Business SANTA CLARA, CA, August 26, 2014 — DataStax, the company that delivers Apache Cassandra™ to the enterprise, today announced featured keynote speakers Jeff Ludwig, VP Network Platform Data and Engineering from Sony Network Entertainment and Yi Li, CEO of image recognition software start-up Orbeus.

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.