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Top 3 Enterprise Ecommerce Player eBay Use That SMB Ecommerce Owners Shop Emulate

By Andrew Llavore - December 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

To accommodate eBay’s explosive data growth— its data centers perform hundreds of millions of reads and writes each day—and the increasing demand to process data at blistering speeds, eBay needed a solution that did not have the typical bottlenecks, scalability issues and transactional constraints associated with common relational database approaches.

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Forbes: More Data, More Dollars?

By Andrew Llavore - November 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

As seen with the IPO of Splunk (NASDAQ:SPLK), the Big Data industry is certainly red hot. But what are early-stage operators doing — especially with monetizing things?

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DataStax CEO on Why Big Data Is a Big Deal

By Andrew Llavore - October 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

This week DataStax announced a $25 million C round, which was led by Meritech Venture Parnters. The company is a fast-growing player in the hot Big Data market, which is benefiting from megatrends like mobile, the cloud and social networking.

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