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Altiscale Launches Hadoop-As-A-Service

Founded by big data pioneers from Yahoo and Google, startup unveils cloud-based offering built specifically for Hadoop users.

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GilA844
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3/28/2014 | 5:00:40 PM
Re: rivals?
Laurianne,

As of 04/2014 - QuboleTreasure Data, Mortar Data. Xplenty are all relevant competitors to consider. Qubole had more than 200 new accounts and over 15PB of data processed in January alone. Among Qubole's customers you can find: Quora, Pinterest, MediaMath, Komli Media, Insightera (not Marketo) and many others.

Disclaimer: I work for Qubole Inc.
Laurianne
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1/28/2014 | 5:04:05 PM
rivals?
Jeff, who would Altiscale's close rivals be? The appeal is clear but this isn't a new concept.
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