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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A Dispatch from the Hadoop Summit

And we’re back to San Jose for another exciting week at the Hadoop Summit. Seems like we have the biggest Summit so far with over 3,200 attendees representing 1,000 different organizations. And among...
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Big Iron to Big Data: Mainframe to Hadoop with Apache Sqoop

This week, we are excited to announce our submission for another major feature to the Apache Hadoop project: extending Apache Sqoop to ingest mainframe data into Hadoop. As Hadoop takes its place as a...
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Data Warehouse Offload: Monetizing Big Data Initiatives

Such an exciting week for Syncsort with our open source initiatives, new release announcements, and our sponsorship and participation at the Hadoop Summit! This week, we announced several Big Data solutions...
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Real World Big Data: Challenges and Opportunities

Following Georgian Partners CTO conference, Ben Wilde and I had a two part blog on the big data adoption. First blog focused on some of the major drivers behind Hadoop adoption in the Enterprise. Many...
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From Hadoop ETL to Big Data Insights: Syncsort and Tableau Deliver A Fully Integrated Approach that Gets You From Data Blending to Data Discovery & Visualization in 1 Click

For years, Business Intelligence tools have promised democratization of data and self-service BI, however, when the rubber hits the road, users – business workers, data analysts, data scientists –...
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How to ETL in the Cloud in 3 Easy Steps….and Develop for Free!

Back in November, Syncsort announced our Hadoop ETL product – Ironcluster Hadoop ETL, Amazon EMR Edition – into the AWS Marketplace (more on this product later in this blog). Today we are announcing...
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Dorsey Seminar on Cyber Intrusions and Data Security

          DATE and SCHEDULEThursday, June 26, 2014 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast and Registration 8:30 a.m. to Noon...
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Privacy Risks in Big Data: What are the Legal Aspects?

Concern over privacy was big before Big Data, but now it’s bigger. The Snowden affair and the loss of personally identifiable data at Target in 2013 have merely served to heat a pot that was already...
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DMX-h from Syncsort now Certified on Hortonworks Data Platform 2.1

Back in January, Syncsort announced our partnership with Hortonworks and the certification of DMX-h on HDP 2.0. I was also given the opportunity to write a guest Blog on the Hortonworks site about...
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