Apache Spark

Google Aims to Wed Apache Spark to Kubernetes

Google today announced it will extend Google Cloud Dataproc, a managed service for accessing the Apache Spark in-memory computing framework, to Kubernetes. James Malone, a Google senior product manager, says Google will ...
MapR Embraces Kubernetes for Big Data

MapR Embraces Kubernetes for Big Data

MapR Technologies announced it has integrated its distribution of the open source Apache Spark framework and the Drill query engine platform with Kubernetes. Suzy Visvanathan, senior director for product management at MapR, ...
PaaS vs. KaaS

MapR Adds Support for Container Storage Interface

MapR Technologies this week announced it has added support for the Container Storage Interface (CSI) to its platform for running big data analytics applications. Suzy Visvanathan, director of product management for MapR, ...
Paxata Employs Kubernetes

Paxata Employs Kubernetes to Extend Data Prep Tool

Paxata has extended the reach of its data preparation software for big data into the realm of the cloud by employing Kubernetes clusters to create a runtime to process jobs in batch ...
| | big data, kubernetes, Paxata
Pepperdata Project Hosts HDFS on Kubernetes

Pepperdata Project Hosts HDFS on Kubernetes

Pepperdata has launched a project aiming to enable the Apache Spark in-memory computing framework for big data analytics applications. Pepperdata CTO Sean Suchter says the Hadoop File System (HDFS) on Kubernetes open-source ...
How Microservices Are Transforming Big Data Analytics

How Microservices Are Transforming Big Data Analytics

One of the primary reasons analytics and business intelligence (BI) software use is so limited is that the applications are too limiting to justify the investment. After the application is acquired and ...
MapR Extends Big Data Reach to Docker Containers

MapR Extends Big Data Reach to Docker Containers

For the better part of a year now, MapR Technologies has been making a case for deploying a converged data platform based on Hadoop that has been optimized for microservices. Now the ...
Survey: Container Use Maturing Rapidly

Survey: Container Use Maturing Rapidly

Most of the containers being employed today can be found in web applications that are, for the most part, stateless. But that’s only the beginning. A new survey of 648 IT professionals ...
Mesosphere Presses Container 2.0 Case

Mesosphere Presses Container 2.0 Case

In the grand scheme of IT things there are two major emerging technology trends creating a virtuous cycle of innovation. The first has been the rise of big data platforms that make ...
Is There a Data Layer Dilemma Between Containers & Big Data Applications?

Is There a Data Layer Dilemma Between Containers & Big Data Applications?

According to Krishna Yeddanapudi, CTO & Founder, Robin Systems, when an enterprise uses containers to deploy existing applications, container technology fails to address how to manage data beyond the lifecycle of the ...
| | big data, layers