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Kinetica, Now on Microsoft Azure, Bends the Space-Time Continuum

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 5:13pm

"Vectorization is ideal for IoT use cases where streaming geospatial and time-series data gets fused with other static or steaming data at speed. It historically required exotic hardware and specialized--and scarce--skills, putting it out of reach to all but the largest and most well-funded organizations or government entities," said Nima Negahban, founder and CEO of Kinetica. "With Kinetica's vectorized database now available as-a-service on Microsoft Azure, that has all changed. Any organization can harness the power of Kinetica for IoT initiatives -- and it can be deployed in minutes."

Key Points: 
  • "With Kinetica's vectorized database now available as-a-service on Microsoft Azure, that has all changed.
  • Kinetica on Microsoft Azure is fully managed by Kinetica, integrated with Microsoft Azure monitoring, and equipped with a modern user interface for ease of use.
  • A big pharmaceutical company achieved identical performance between an 88-node SQL on Hadoop cluster and a 6-node Kinetica cluster in Microsoft Azure.
  • Were pleased to offer Kinetica as a fully vectorized database as-a-Service on Microsoft Azure, says Ramnik Gulati, Director Product Marketing Databases at Microsoft.

Virtru Delivers Enterprise Data Security Across Google Cloud Platform

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Virtru, a leader in data protection and privacy, today announced its external key management (EKM) solution for Google Cloud Platform (GCP) .

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Virtru, a leader in data protection and privacy, today announced its external key management (EKM) solution for Google Cloud Platform (GCP) .
  • "We're excited that Virtru is an integration solution provider for EKM to help extend strong data security and privacy to Google's global customers, across the entirety of Google Cloud," said Virtru CEO, John Ackerly.
  • We're proud to address this problem head on, providing a Zero Trust data standard that enables enterprise Google users to maximize the benefits of Google Cloud, extending data sovereignty from collaboration suites to cloud applications.
  • Creators of TDF (Trusted Data Format), the open industry standard for persistent data protection, Virtru provides encryption technology for data shared through email, collaboration tools, cloud environments, and enterprise SaaS applications.

Starburst to Host Inaugural Trino Summit on October 21-22, 2021

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

BOSTON, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Starburst, the analytics anywhere company, today announced it will host the inaugural Trino Summit on October 21-22, 2021 sponsored by Amazon Web Services, Immuta, and Privacera. The Trino Summit will celebrate the incredible growth of the open source project with a speaker lineup that includes companies such as Starburst, Netflix, Tabular, and DoorDash. Starburst is also announcing the launch of trinoforum.org with the goal of making it easier for community members to navigate popular support topics.

Key Points: 
  • Summit highlights Trino's explosive growth and unique use cases, featuring speakers from Netflix, Tabular and DoorDash
    BOSTON, Oct. 14,2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Starburst , the analytics anywhere company, today announced it will host the inaugural Trino Summit on October 21-22, 2021 sponsored by Amazon Web Services, Immuta, and Privacera.
  • The Trino Summit will celebrate the incredible growth of the open source project with a speaker lineup that includes companies such as Starburst, Netflix, Tabular, and DoorDash.
  • Highlights of the summit include:
    The State of Trino Trino co-creators Martin Traverso, Dain Sundstrom, and David Phillips will cover all of the exciting new features and updates on the Trino project.
  • "Starburst takes its role in the Trino community very seriously," said Justin Borgman, Starburst CEO and co-founder.

Starburst to Host Inaugural Trino Summit on October 21-22, 2021

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

BOSTON, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Starburst, the analytics anywhere company, today announced it will host the inaugural Trino Summit on October 21-22, 2021 sponsored by Amazon Web Services, Immuta, and Privacera. The Trino Summit will celebrate the incredible growth of the open source project with a speaker lineup that includes companies such as Starburst, Netflix, Tabular, and DoorDash. Starburst is also announcing the launch of trinoforum.org with the goal of making it easier for community members to navigate popular support topics.

Key Points: 
  • Summit highlights Trino's explosive growth and unique use cases, featuring speakers from Netflix, Tabular and DoorDash
    BOSTON, Oct. 14,2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Starburst , the analytics anywhere company, today announced it will host the inaugural Trino Summit on October 21-22, 2021 sponsored by Amazon Web Services, Immuta, and Privacera.
  • The Trino Summit will celebrate the incredible growth of the open source project with a speaker lineup that includes companies such as Starburst, Netflix, Tabular, and DoorDash.
  • Highlights of the summit include:
    The State of Trino Trino co-creators Martin Traverso, Dain Sundstrom, and David Phillips will cover all of the exciting new features and updates on the Trino project.
  • "Starburst takes its role in the Trino community very seriously," said Justin Borgman, Starburst CEO and co-founder.

Elastic Announces Expanded Integrations with Google Cloud

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 9:06pm

Elastic (NYSE: ESTC) (Elastic), the company behind Elasticsearch and the Elastic Stack , today announced expanded integrations with Google Cloud.

Key Points: 
  • Elastic (NYSE: ESTC) (Elastic), the company behind Elasticsearch and the Elastic Stack , today announced expanded integrations with Google Cloud.
  • Using Google Cloud Dataflow, Googles native serverless ETL (extract, transform, load) service, new integrations allow customers to quickly and securely ingest data directly into their Elastic Cloud deployments, and a new Google Firestore integration adds search capabilities to Google Firebase mobile and web-based applications.
  • From the Google Cloud Console, customers can now ingest data from Google Cloud Storage (GCS), Google BigQuery, and Google Pub/Sub into Elastic using Google Dataflow templates.
  • The capability is available to all users of the Elastic Stack on Elastic Cloud, Elastic Cloud in the Google Cloud Marketplace, or self-managed environments.

Data engineering veteran Naggi Asmar joins Matillion as Chief Engineering Officer

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 6:24pm

DENVER and MANCHESTER, England, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Matillion, the leading enterprise cloud data integration platform, today announced Naggi Asmar as its first Chief Engineering Officer. In this role, Naggi will lead and scale Matillion's engineering team as the company enters its next phase of growth. 

Key Points: 
  • DENVER and MANCHESTER, England, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Matillion , the leading enterprise cloud data integration platform, today announced Naggi Asmar as its first Chief Engineering Officer.
  • In this role, Naggi will lead and scale Matillion's engineering team as the company enters its next phase of growth.
  • Asmar is a Silicon Valley engineering leader with more than 25 years of experience leading development organizations across companies of all sizes.
  • Matillion makes the world's data useful with an easy-to-use, cloud-native data integration and transformation platform.

Data engineering veteran Naggi Asmar joins Matillion as Chief Engineering Officer

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 6:00pm

DENVER and MANCHESTER, England, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Matillion , the leading enterprise cloud data integration platform, today announced Naggi Asmar as its first Chief Engineering Officer.

Key Points: 
  • DENVER and MANCHESTER, England, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Matillion , the leading enterprise cloud data integration platform, today announced Naggi Asmar as its first Chief Engineering Officer.
  • In this role, Naggi will lead and scale Matillion's engineering team as the company enters its next phase of growth.
  • Asmar is a Silicon Valley engineering leader with more than 25 years of experience leading development organizations across companies of all sizes.
  • Matillion makes the world's data useful with an easy-to-use, cloud-native data integration and transformation platform.

Airbyte Announces Cloud Service With Pricing Adapted to Growing Data Volumes

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 5:00pm

Airbyte , creators of the fastest-growing open-source data integration platform, launched its cloud service for moving data, which will unify other data integration systems that companies use.

Key Points: 
  • Airbyte , creators of the fastest-growing open-source data integration platform, launched its cloud service for moving data, which will unify other data integration systems that companies use.
  • Airbyte Cloud moves away from the industry-norm volume-based pricing, which prevents companies from replicating data sources with high volumes, like databases, because the cost becomes prohibitive.
  • Now, companies can do it all from Airbyte Cloud at a fraction of the cost, said Michel Tricot, co-founder and CEO of Airbyte.
  • Airbyte is the open-source data integration alternative running in the safety of your cloud and syncing data from applications, APIs, and databases to data warehouses, lakes, and other destinations.

Geotab Wins Google Cloud Cross-Industry Customer Award

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 2:39pm

Geotab Inc. (Geotab), a global leader in IoT and connected transportation, today announced that it has been named the Google Cloud Customer Award winner for Cross-Industry .

Key Points: 
  • Geotab Inc. (Geotab), a global leader in IoT and connected transportation, today announced that it has been named the Google Cloud Customer Award winner for Cross-Industry .
  • Presented at Google Cloud Next 21, this award recognizes Geotab's ability to demonstrate innovative thinking, technical excellence and transformation with Google Cloud.
  • Geotab was recognized for its ability to provide rich data insights through integrations of the Google Cloud platform and Google BigQuery within the Geotab platform.
  • "Geotab is an excellent example of a like-minded Google Cloud partner that is focused on reducing its environmental impact with the power of technology," said Denise Pearl, Google Cloud Global ISV Partner Manager.

Google Cloud Dataprep ELT Solution for BigQuery Sees Significant Adoption, Adding More Than 500 Customers & Processing Over 10 Trillion Rows of Data in the Last Six Months

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 1:00pm

Trifacta, the Data Engineering Cloud company and the makers of Google Cloud Dataprep, today announced widespread customer adoption of its BigQuery pushdown functionality.

Key Points: 
  • Trifacta, the Data Engineering Cloud company and the makers of Google Cloud Dataprep, today announced widespread customer adoption of its BigQuery pushdown functionality.
  • With 57 percent growth during the month of September alone, BigQuery Google Cloud Dataprep customers now process over two trillion rows of data each month.
  • Earlier this year, Trifacta announced that Google Cloud Dataprep could run inside BiqQuery as the engine for data transformation and cleansing.
  • Updates include handling file to BigQuery pushdown, BigQuery Sampling, BigQuery Upsert, and enriched data engineering experience with BigQuery pre/post-processing functions.