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12 Hadoop Vendors To Watch In 2012

Promising low cost and unheard of scalability, Hadoop has been called the next-generation platform for data processing. Check out the vendors taking Hadoop to the next level.
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Datameer Applies Business Intelligence To Big Data
Datameer touts its Datameer Analytics Solution (DAS) as a business-user-focused business intelligence (BI) platform for Hadoop. But DAS doesn't treat Hadoop as an island of information; it can connect to any data source through JDBC, Hive, HTTP, or other standards. It includes a wizard-driven integration platform that lets you schedule loads and transform large structured, semi-stuctured or unstructured datasets from any of these sources. Then you can apply any of more than 180 analytic functions through the spreadsheet-like DAS interface. Business users get drag-and-drop reporting and dashboarding capabilities. DAS runs on private or public clouds with a REST API available for data imports and exports.

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