HP Vertica Goes Hadoop on MapR’s Read Write Infrastructure

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Today MapR and HP Vertica are rolling out an exciting joint integration, nicely addressing full SQL-on-Hadoop use cases. Vertica is now runnable, actually “pluggable”, on and into MapR’s enterprise quality Hadoop distribution. This is an interesting feat that depends highly on MapR’s unique implementation of enterprise grade storage in place of the open source HDFS guts.

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Application Performance Management (APM) For Big Data

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Concurrent, the folks behind Cascading, have today announced the beta of “Driven” – an Application Performance Management (APM) solution for Hadoop. APM has been sorely missing from the Hadoop ecosystem at a level in which developers, IT ops, and even end users can quickly get to the bottom of any issues.

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