This is a guest post by Mansour Raad of Esri. We were fortunate to catch up with him at Strata+Hadoop World San Jose.
This post is replicated from Mansour’s Thunderhead Explorer blog
ArcGIS, Spark & MemSQL Integration
Just got back from the fantastic Strata + Hadoop 2017 conference where the topics ranged from BigData, Spark to lots of AI/ML and not so much on Hadoop explicitly, at least not in the sessions that I attended. I think that is why the conference is renamed Strata + Data from...
by Gary Orenstein
MemSQL 5.7 introduces a new pipeline extractor for Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3). Many modern applications interface with Amazon S3 to store data objects into buckets up to 5TB providing a new modern approach for today’s enterprise data lake.
Without analytics, the data is just a bunch of files
For modern enterprise data warehouses, the challenge is to harness the unlimited nature of S3 for ad-hoc and real-time analytics. For traditional data warehouse applications, extracting data from...
by Seth Luersen
Evaluating software infrastructure is important, but it should not be difficult. You should be able to try and see quickly whether a piece of core software suits your needs. This is one of the many helpful use cases for Docker. Of course Docker has many more uses, including helping run a 107 node cluster with CoreOS, but this post focuses on the quick start scenario.
With an install of boot2docker.io for Mac or Windows, and a pre-configured ‘cluster-in-a-box’ Docker container, you can be on...
by Carl Sverre