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Splunk, Hortonworks Team for Big Data BIMay 23, 2013
Splunk and Hortonworks seek to help businesses more readily put their Big Data stores to productive use. In addition, Hortonworks introduced Microsoft Windows Server support.
IBM Watson Brings Big Data Smarts to Customer ServiceMay 22, 2013
Watson is venturing beyond trivial pursuits. IBM's Big Data analytics powerhouse now powers a cloud-based customer service solution.
Alteryx Raises $12M to 'Humanize' Big DataMay 20, 2013
Hot on the heels of its Alteryx Strategic Analytics Platform 8.5 release, the Big Data analytics company raises additional funds to make Big Data more accessible to "ordinary" users.
IBM Consolidates Analytics Apps with Blue InsightMay 15, 2013
IBM is now using its own software to help build a smarter enterprise
Twitter Buys Big Data Analytics Startup Lucky SortMay 14, 2013
Another Big Data startup gets swept up by an industry bigwig. This time social media giant Twitter comes calling.
SAP Unveils HANA Enterprise CloudMay 8, 2013
Blistering in-memory app performance meets cloud delivery in SAP's latest offering for enterprises, HANA Enterprise Cloud.
Cloudera Accelerates Big Data with Impala GAMay 1, 2013
Hadoop isn't just for batch processing of Big Data queries anymore. Cloudera introduces an open source project that enables real-time queries in Hadoop.
Big Data Analytics, Machine Learning Help Skytree Land $18MMay 1, 2013
UPS and Sun's former CEO bet that a machine learning software company can open new, business-friendly frontiers in Big Data analytics.
Social Analytics Startup VoloMetrix Banks $3.3MApril 26, 2013
Enterprise social networking has arrived. Now what? SaaS startup VoloMetrix offers managers insights into how interactions can help boost business.
Actian Snags ParAccel for Big Data Management, AnalyticsApril 25, 2013
Big Data specialist Actian aims for bigger markets by acquiring a high-profile Amazon partner.
Adaptive Planning Intros Financial Consolidation SoftwareApril 19, 2013
Adaptive Planning says its Consolidation software can help enterprises that manage multiple business units in multiple geographies improve the accuracy and quality of their financial reporting process.
Enterprise NoSQL Firm MarkLogic Raises $25MApril 11, 2013
Software maker MarkLogic attracts VC funds to help big businesses cozy up to Big Data.