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A programmer's guide to big data: 12 tools to know

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Over the past year, I’ve seen a lot of startups, projects and tools that aim to bring fairly advanced analytic capabilities to programmers. Sometimes they do this by enabling simple scripts that result in powerful dashboards or processes, while other times they just deliver the data in an easy-to-consume manner...
A programmer's guide to big data: 12 tools to know

Hadoop: "It's damn hard to use"

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When Continuuity CEO and founder Todd Papaioannou was setting up Yahoo’s architecture it was like his home-brew computing club days all over again. As Chief Cloud Architect, Papaioannou and his 120-person team were tasked with setting up 45,000 Hadoop servers in Yahoo’s 400,000 node private cloud. The idea was to...
Hadoop: "It's damn hard to use"
Top techies tout their top tools for webscale computing

Big Data App Platform Continuuity Raises $10M From Battery, Andreessen Horowitz And Others

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Continuuity, a company that provides a big data platform as a service for developers, has raised $10 million in Series A funding led by Battery Ventures and Ignition Partners. Andreessen Horowitz, Data Collective and Amplify Partners also participated in the rounds. This brings the company’s total funding to $12.5 million....
Big Data App Platform Continuuity Raises $10M From Battery, Andreessen Horowitz And Others
Continuuity gets $10M to free Hadoop from itself

5 low-profile startups that could change the face of big data

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Big data is hot, but infrastructure-level platforms such as Hadoop, which focus on storage and processing, still need help to take them into the mainstream. They need a killer app or two that will let companies analyze, visualize and act on all that data without hiring a team of...
5 low-profile startups that could change the face of big data
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