NoSQL News, Articles, & Education

Neo Technology to Sponsor and Present at NoSQL Now! 2014

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by Angela Guess The NoSQL Now! 2014 Conference is under way, and DATAVERSITY is pleased to have sponsor Neo Technology in attendance. According to the company, “Neo Technology, creators of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today announced that it will sponsor and present at NoSQL Now! in San Jose, California, taking place from August…

Speaker Spotlight: Dave Segleau on Enterprise NoSQL

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by Charles Roe DATAVERSITY™ recently interviewed Dave Segleau, the Director of Product Management at Oracle on the topic of Enterprise NoSQL. Dave will be giving a session at the NoSQL Now! Conference in San Jose, CA from August 19-21, 2014. The session is titled “Enterprise Ready, Set, Go to NoSQL.” The Speaker Spotlight Column (and…

The Case for NoSQL in the Financial Sector

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by Angela Guess Adrian Carr, Vice President EMEA at MarkLogic recently wrote, “According to a Gartner report published in 2013, 64% of financial services firms have already either deployed or launched a big data initiative. Ovum also predicts a rapid increase in big data technology adoption with worldwide spending on management information systems in the…

Sponsor Spotlight: MarkLogic and Michaline Todd on NoSQL

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by Charles Roe In an effort to leverage the knowledge of several of the top minds in the Data Management industry, DATAVERSITY™ has been conducting a series of interviews on some of the most relevant topics in the field today. Recently, we interviewed Michaline Todd of MarkLogic, the developers of powerful, agile, and trusted Enterprise…

Hadoop Embraces the Internet of Things

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by Jelani Harper The Internet of Things (IoT) exists all around us, inside and outside of our homes, offices, cities and vehicles and includes, in addition to traditional smartphones: Smart Cities/Smart Streets: There are cities with streets that utilize smart LED lighting that reduce costs and improve safety by detecting traffic and increasing luminosity when…

Is HBase the Dark Horse of the NoSQL World?

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by Angela Guess Andrew J. Brust of GigaOM reports, “In the world of NoSQL databases, the products that have dominated the conversation are MongoDB and DataStax Enterprise, a leading distribution of Apache Cassandra. But a couple of headlines this week bring into focus a perhaps less-splashy, though rather tenacious player: Apache HBase, which is included…

Speaker Spotlight: Duy Hai Doan on Cassandra and Achilles

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by Charles Roe DATAVERSITY™ recently interviewed Duy Hai Doan, a Cassandra Freelance Consultant at Archinnov Info Ltd. Duy Hai will be giving a session at the NoSQL Now! Conference in San Jose, CA from August 19-21, 2014. The session is titled “Cassandra Rapid Prototyping with Achilles.” The Speaker Spotlight Column (and its parallel venture the…

Three Ways HTAP Boosts the Bottom Line

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by Eric Frenkiel Speeding up databases and business infrastructure only adds value to a business’s bottom line when that speed opens up new channels of revenue or delivers new savings. Often it’s real-time analytics that makes the difference because it enables companies to extract value from data before it reaches some time threshold. Unfortunately, many…

Redis Loves NoSQL Now! (And the Feeling is Mutual)

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by Angela Guess Itamar Haber of Redis Labs recently shared his excitement about the upcoming NoSQL Now! Conference, complete with a list of the sessions he’s looking forward to most. Haber writes, “Here’s a shocking confession for you: I’m a data-phile. I am fascinated by data and everything that has to do with it… I’m…