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  • Connecting Hadoop distributions to ODBC

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 30 Aug 2012
  • As more enterprises set their sights on Hadoop's capabilities, new products aim to ease Hadoop integration. Progress DataDirect’s Connect XE for ODBC driver for Hadoop Hive is an example. It boasts ...

  • Lightweight scripts bear down on Java ecosystem

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 27 Aug 2012
  • In a recent report on the state of Java, IDC analyst Al Hilwa notes that the Java ecosystem is healthy and on a growing trajectory, with more programming languages than ever now hosted on the Java ...

  • Skills for big data: Hadoop, Pig, Cassandra and more

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 20 Aug 2012
  • Q: What is a data scientist? A: It’s a DBA from California. The joke belies the fact that the world of big data skills right now is pretty much topsy-turvy. If you would you like to look at a short ...

  • APIs in the news as App.net trawls for dollars

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 13 Aug 2012
  • Summer is known for vacation and relaxation, as many TV commercials attest. It also can be a time of unrest and revolution, as U.S. and French history attest. Maybe the season explains the timing ...

  • Banking on ESBs for agility, more value added services

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 02 Aug 2012
  • The once staid and steady field of banking is looking for greater agility in rolling out new software and services. As a result, Enterprise Service Buses (ESBs) are being deployed as part of ...

  • Using the Web as an application integration platform

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 26 Jul 2012
  • While much discussion these day centers on APIs, some players suggest that the Web is all the API you really need. That could be said to be part of the thinking behind the Kapow Katalyst ...

  • Rules, events and processes meet

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 11 Jul 2012
  • Update - Integrated process, rules and event capabilities are something of a holy grail for today’s high-powered corporations. Such capabilities are being pursued in open source software. For ...