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Big data player DataStax opens UK office

By Andrew Llavore - March 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Big data platform provider DataStax, which helped Netflix determine the likely popularity of its first proprietary series House of Cards, has opened a London Office to help it keep up with demand for its services in EMEA.

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Oracle is Bleeding At The Hands Of Database Rivals

By Andrew Llavore - March 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Something is seriously wrong in Larry Land. Oracle does not command absolute control like it once did. You can see this clearly with the earnings the company posted last week and the growth that startups like Datastax are witnessing as more customers seek alternative databases for online applications.

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Hunt for Engineers Leads to Scattered Workforces

By Andrew Llavore - February 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Facing a talent crunch at home, young Bay Area companies are establishing teams of engineers around the world—and adjusting to the complexities of a far-flung workforce.The hunt to hire workers abroad comes as startups are also rushing to lure foreign workers to their Bay Area headquarters, as demand for top technical talent outstrips local supply.

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