Category Archives: Open Source Software

Turning petabytes of pharmaceutical data into actionable insights

Categories: Data Engineering Enterprise Data Hub General Open Source Software Operational Database

Authors: Mai N. Nguyen, Accenture & Mitch Gomulinski, Cloudera Imagine storing the DNA of the entire population of the US – and then cloning them, twice. That’s the equivalent of 1 petabyte (ComputerWeekly) – the amount of unstructured data available within our large pharmaceutical client’s business. Then imagine the insights that are locked in that…

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2017 – Another Award-Winning Year for Cloudera!

Categories: Cloud Data Science Data Warehouse General Machine Learning Open Source Software Partners Security, Risk, and Compliance Success Stories

In many ways, 2017 was a singular year for Cloudera, not least because we staged a successful IPO and joined the ranks of the world’s fastest-growing, publicly traded companies. We deeply appreciate the vote of confidence and trust our customers have placed in us and are proud of the hard work of our 1,600-plus employees.…

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The Challenge of Fetching Data for Apache Spot (incubating)

Categories: Open Source Software Partners

What do Sony, Target and the Democratic Party have in common? Besides being well-respected brands, they’ve all been subject to some very public and embarrassing hacks over the past 24 months. Because cybercrime is no longer driven by angst-ridden teenagers but rather professional criminal organizations and state-sponsored hacker groups, the halcyon days of looking for…

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Is Apache Hadoop Ready for Security?

Categories: Open Source Software Security, Risk, and Compliance

In 2008, the number of internet-connected devices surpassed the number of people on the planet and Facebook overtook MySpace as the most popular social network. At the time, few people grasped the impact that these rapidly expanding digital networks would have on both national and cyber security. This was also the year I first used…

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