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Big Data and Container Orchestration with Kubernetes (K8s)

Here at BlueData, we’ve been leading the charge on deploying and running Big Data applications like Hadoop and Spark on containers: we first announced our support for Docker more than two years ago. At that time, there was no clear choice for container orchestration. More importantly, the existing tools for container orchestration simply didn’t meet […] Read More

Dell EMC Delivers Elastic Data Platform Powered by BlueData

I’ve worked with dozens of our customers and partners over the past few years here at BlueData, but our partnership with Dell EMC – and the joint customer relationships where we’ve worked together – has been particularly exciting. We’re fortunate to count Dell EMC as one of our strategic investors, as was disclosed recently. And […] Read More

Hadoop Is Growing Up

This is a guest blog courtesy of Keith Manthey, CTO of Analytics at Dell EMC. The content originally appeared on the Dell EMC blog site here. As a part of my regular duties, my job is to pay attention to macro-level movements of various industries and technology sectors. One of those sectors that is facing […] Read More

Introducing BlueData EPIC 3.0

Today we announced version 3.0 of the leading software platform for Big-Data-as-as-Service in the enterprise: BlueData EPIC. This release incorporates powerful new innovations and functionality based on the feedback and input from our customers – delivering even greater scalability, security, performance, and flexibility for their Big Data deployments. But before I go into detail on what’s […] 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

The Proof is in the Pudding (I Mean, in the Benchmarking)

Back in the fall of 2012, we started BlueData with the firm belief that Big Data workloads would run in a virtual environment – and achieve the inherent virtualization benefits of flexibility, agility, and cost-efficiency – without paying a performance penalty. At the time, we were in a fairly small fringe group of believers in […] Read More

Big Data Analytics in a Hybrid Cloud Environment

Here in Silicon Valley, it’s clear that spring is just around the corner and the hills are a vibrant green. After a wet winter, the rains are turning into spring showers and the sky is full of clouds. What does this have to do with Big Data? Well, springtime in North America may not arrive […] Read More

Now Available: BlueData EPIC on Amazon Web Services

On behalf of the entire BlueData team, I’m thrilled to announce the general availability (GA) of BlueData EPIC on AWS. With this announcement, BlueData is executing on our goal of offering the first and only Big-Data-as-a-Service software platform to support: Choice and flexibility: Provides data science teams with the ability to create their own unique Big Data […] 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