Stock Up, Then Light Up Your Dark Data

The data warehouse isn’t going the way of Windows XP (that unsupported operating system which is still powering most of the world’s ATMs). A data warehouse has value precisely because it is...
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Hadoop Market Expected to Grow 25x in Next 6 Years

American companies are capturing an unprecedented and growing amount of data in the course of business. Transaction details that were once discarded are now understood to be of strategic value, and they...
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Hadoop Market Expected to Grow 25x in Next 6 Years

American companies are capturing an unprecedented and growing amount of data in the course of business. Transaction details that were once discarded are now understood to be of strategic value, and they...
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Syncsort + Splunk! Real-time, operational intelligence now for your mainframe too!

If you have anything to do with mainframe computers you have heard and read about their demise for the past 20+ years, yet somehow they are still here. They continue to be relied upon to process some...
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Offloading ELT Workloads with Hadoop. A No-Coding Approach.

I often interact with Big Data and Data Integration architects at meet ups, and find moving or offloading expensive ELT (Extract, Load & Transform) processing to Hadoop seems to be associated with...
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Investments in Big Data: Funding increases to Hadoop providers

Recently, there has been a lot of news around venture capital firms pouring large amounts of money into Big Data companies. The most recent Big Data investment news came from Cloudera which raised $900...
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How Hadoop Fosters Starting Small with Big Data

Start small, scale up, rinse and repeat. This was the advice given recently by MongoDB’s Matt Asay. While the buzz about Big Data is resoundingly about its Bigness, sooner or later the hype morphs...
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First Elephants, Now Whales: Big Data Integration in Docker Containers

It’s been an exciting year at Syncsort. Around this time last year we announced a Hadoop edition of our ETL product. A few months later, it was available on the cloud. Today we’re proud to announce...
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Eagle Bank Secures Deposits and Customer Data

When a security audit revealed the bank’s password-protection vulnerability, Eagle Bank, a mutual bank with over $430 million in assets, turned to Imprivata OneSign Single Sign-On (SSO) technology. If...
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Stock Yards Bank & Trust Makes Employees Productive and Keeps Data Secure

Stock Yards Bank & Trust has been a trusted part of the Louisville, Kentucky community for more than a century. Chief Information Officer, Jim Condra felt biometrics would be the easiest solution...
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