KX puts kdb ‘data timehouse’ on Microsoft Azure cloud
FD Technologies has announced the availability of kdb Insights Enterprise on Microsoft Azure.
All well and good, but let’s just step back - now that we know ‘where’ - and ask who, when, why and what.FD Technologies is a group of data-driven businesses that comprises KX, a technology for r... Read more
Google focuses on data with BigLake and Spanner
Google Cloud announced BigLake, a new data lake engine. Furthermore, Google is updating Cloud Spanner, its existing SQL database management service.
The newly announced BigLake should unite various data lakes and data warehouse environments in a single platform. In doing so, Google eliminates t... Read more
Databricks Lakehouse for Retail launches industry-specific analytics
Databricks launches Databricks Lakehouse for Retail. The introduction consists of new and existing analytics solutions for retail organizations, built on Databricks Lakehouse.
Databricks describes the solutions as Retail Solution Accelerators. The accelerators enable data scientists and engineer... Read more
ThoughtSpot launches Data Workspace, focuses on data professionals
ThoughtSpot introduces the Data Workspace, a series of introductions for technically proficient data professionals.
ThoughtSpot develops a search and AI engine to make the data in data warehouses insightful and approachable for users with or without a technical background. The way there, setting... Read more
NetSuite launches Analytics Warehouse, sharpens its analytics toolset
Oracle NetSuite announces the availability of NetSuite Analytics Warehouse. The addition to NetSuite's portfolio promises a provision of all the necessities for pattern recognition in data from both NetSuite and third-party apps, aiming to ultimately enable users to make more effective decisions an... Read more
‘ThoughtSpot and Snowflake is a well-oiled data machine together’
The data world is currently experiencing a wave of innovation. Some new IT vendors are disrupting the market. ThoughtSpot and Snowflake are two of those companies. The Business Intelligence (BI) vendor and data warehouse vendor have a strong partnership, as they complement each other.
Many IT p... Read more
Oracle turns Autonomous Data Warehouse into easy-to-use data platform
The new release has a simplified architecture to make it more accessible.
This week Oracle announced a new release of its cloud-based Autonomous Data Warehouse service. This latest release adds new capabilities that analysts are praising for rendering machine learning accessible for all users.
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What is Snowflake? And why is it so valuable?
You may have heard about Snowflake recently. The software company had a very successful IPO under the leadership of CEO Frank Slootman. The company is doing well with its cloud data warehouse. Snowflake tells us the solution has become more extensive, so it positions itself more as a data cloud pla... Read more
Databricks enters partnership with Google Cloud
Databricks has announced that the company has partnered with Google Cloud. This should contribute to the scalability and allows Databricks to be deployed in a containerised cloud environment.
To work with Google Cloud, Databricks has added strong integration with Google BigQuery to its platform.... Read more
Oracle’s new MySQL analytics tool doesn’t need data warehouse
Oracle has announced a new service for analyzing data in an SQL database. The MySQL Database Service with the MySQL Analytics Engine should enable much higher speeds by connecting directly to a MySQL database.
According to Oracle, the direct integration with MySQL ensures that the MySQL Analytic... Read more