The Data Day: August 30, 2016

What happened in data and analytics this week will astound you

For 451 Research clients: NewSQL databases: a definitive guide

For 451 Research clients: With Atlas, MongoDB jumps into hosted NoSQL DBaaS waters By Jim Curtis

For 451 Research clients: DataStax rolls graph into DSE 5.0, highlights NoSQL multi-models By Jim Curtis

For 451 Research clients: Looker illuminates its analytics business and platform strategy By Krishna Roy

For 451 Research clients: Arcadia looks to simplify security for Hadoop analysis, lands Rackspace as reseller By Krishna Roy

For 451 Research clients: With $30m in funding, Vena looks to expand its cloud service to an enterprise platform By Krishna Roy

For 451 Research clients: Stitch emerges from RJMetrics with ETL as a service following cloud BI sale

For 451 Research clients: CMC Markets sees promising self-service results with new ‘Google-like’ BI tool By Jason Stamper

Tableau appointed Adam Selipsky as new CEO

Splunk reported a net loss of $86.6m on Q2 revenue up 43% to $212.8m

Salesforce signs agreement to acquire BeyondCore

Magnitude Software acquired Simba Technologies

SAP is reportedly acquiring Altiscale for over $125m

Syncsort acquires Cogito to enhance mainframe data access

Galactic Exchange closes seed financing round

Teradata makes Aster Analytics available on Hadoop and Teradata Aster Analytics on Amazon Web Services

JSON support is generally available in Azure SQL Database

Red Hat launches Red Hat Virtualization 4

SnapLogic launches Summer 2016 release of its SnapLogic Elastic Integration Platform

AWS releases Amazon Kinesis Analytics

AWS licenses SQLstream technology for Amazon Kinesis Analytics service

Percona delivers open source in-Memory storage engine for Percona Server for MongoDB

Riversand launches MDMCenter v7.8

WANdisco announces the release of WANdisco Fusion 2.9

And that’s the data day, today.

The Data Day, A few days: November 10-23, 2015

Cloudera herds Impala and Kudu to the ASF. And more

And that’s the data day, today.