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BlueData Helps Nasdaq Drive Business Innovation with Big Data

Here at BlueData, our customers include leading enterprise organizations across many different industries and geographies. One of those industries is financial services, and some of the world’s largest banks are BlueData customers. But perhaps one of our most emblematic customers in the financial services industry is Nasdaq. Nasdaq created the world’s first electronic stock market, […] Read More

CRN Names BlueData One of “15 Coolest Big Data Platform Vendors”

This week, CRN (a brand of The Channel Company) released its annual Big Data 100 list – and for the third year in a row, BlueData was named to the list. This list recognizes the ingenuity of tech suppliers bringing to market innovative offerings for harnessing the increasingly huge amounts of data generated in today’s digital […] Read More

Next Generation Big Data Solutions with Dell and EMC

BlueData has been fortunate to work with both EMC and Dell as a partner.  We’ve collaborated with many teams and joint customers across both companies, united in our common mission to simplify and accelerate the deployment of Big Data infrastructure in the enterprise. The newly combined Dell Technologies is a technology powerhouse capable of delivering […] Read More

HPE and BlueData − A Game-Changing Combination for Big Data

Last week, at the Strata + Hadoop World conference, an estimated 7,000 people descended upon New York City to hear about the latest and greatest in Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, and the Internet of Things.  I enjoy this conference for two main reasons: it’s a great opportunity to meet with dozens (if not hundreds) of […] Read More

Hyperconverged Infrastructure Meets Big-Data-as-a-Service

Two of the hottest technology topics today are “Big Data” and “Hyperconvergence”. The Big Data market currently generates ~$20B in spend and Wikibon projects that the market will reach nearly $50B by 2019. A survey of enterprises by Gartner found that more than 75 percent of enterprises are investing or planning to invest in Big […] Read More

Dell and BlueData – Better Together

Today represents another important milestone for BlueData, as we just announced our partnership with Dell and inclusion in their Technology Partner Program at the highest level. The Dell Technology Partner Program consists of three levels: “Registered”, “Verified” and “Certified”. The “Certified” level is relatively exclusive and difficult to attain; it requires Dell engineers to physically […] Read More

Big Data in 2015: A Year in Review

Is it just me, or did the year fly by? The tech industry generally moves at light speed and the Big Data market was certainly no exception. Before we open the champagne to ring in 2016, I wanted to take a few minutes to look back at some of the highlights and review some of […] Read More

Hadoop Virtualization: It’s About Time (and Value)

“Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past.” – Machiavelli While there have been many amazing technologies that have impacted the data center, history books will certainly keep a warm spot open for “Virtualization”.  Virtualization is certainly not a new idea (indeed, it dates all the way back to the 1960s) but it […] Read More

The Time Has Come for the Big Data “Easy Button”

I would like to welcome you to the wild world of Big Data. Before you proceed, please have a full grasp of: Ambari, Accumulo, Avro, BigInsights, BigSQL, Calcite, Cassandra, CDP, Cloudera, Couchbase, Drill, Falcon, Flink, Flume, Geode, Hadoop, HBase, HDInsight, HDFS, HDP, Hive, Hortonworks, Hue, Ignite, Impala, Kafka, Knox, Mahout, MapReduce, MapR, MemSQL, MongoDB, NoSQL, […] Read More

Where the Puck is Going: Apache Spark and Big Data Analytics

Big Data analysis is having an impact on every industry.  This is no longer a tactic taken by a few visionary leaders to capitalize on new business insights.  It’s quickly moving into the mainstream. The early adopters of Big Data gained a competition advantage.  Today, it’s table stakes: Big Data is now a competitive imperative.  If you aren’t […] Read More