Partner July Edition – Issue No. 5


Gain Competitive Advantage and Engage Customers with EDB Postgres and Red Hat JBoss

EDB Postgres and Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform come together to provide deployment flexibility to deliver a total application and data platform that transforms IT and drives digital business. EDB Postgres is designed to support these initiatives like faster development and deployment both financially and technically. Red Hat has answered that need with its IaaS layer OpenStack, Red Hat Enterprise Linux , Red Hat JBoss, and OpenShift.

Docker built-in orchestration ready for production: Docker 1.12 goes GA

Docker 1.12 made available for production environments. Docker 1.12 adds the largest and most sophisticated set of features into a single release since the beginning of the Docker project. Dozens of engineers, both Docker employees and external contributors, have made substantial contributions to every aspect of 1.12 orchestration including core algorithms, integration into the Docker Engine, documentation and testing.

Couchbase announces support for Docker Containers

Couchbase announced that the production certified support for Docker, the open source containers platform, will ship with the upcoming new Couchbase Server release. Docker enables developers to package an application with all of its dependencies into a standardized unit for software development. Docker containers guarantee that an application will always run the same, regardless of the environment it is running in.

Elasticsearch now available as a Managed Cloud Service

Elastic announced the availability of two new hosted and fully managed Elasticsearch cloud offerings after successfully integrating its Found acquisition into all of the company’s products. Elastic’s Found Standard and Found Premium services eliminate the need for customers to install, configure, maintain and back up their Elasticsearch clusters in the cloud by automating and managing these critical processes for Elastic customers.

Pentaho Releases “Filling the Data Lake” Big Data Blueprint for Hadoop

Pentaho announced “Filling the Data Lake”, a blueprint that helps organizations architect a modern data onboarding process for ingesting big data into Hadoop data lakes that is flexible, scalable, and repeatable. Data management professionals can now offload the drudgery of the data preparation process and spend more time on higher value-added projects.

Expedia Uses Elastic to Make Booking Your Trip Easier

The speed and ease of planning a trip with Expedia isn’t accidental. The scale of data they’re processing — almost 300k events per second and up to 1TB daily — means monitoring and analyzing those events requires a flexible, highly scalable technology. They chose Elastic. Fly high and learn why in this two-minute video.

Video Tutorial – How to Build Data Model and Analyzer using Pentaho

An insightful hangout on distinct capabilities of Pentaho like Model Building and Analyzers which are useful for business users.

  • How to build a Pentaho job that will execute a transformation and build Data Model on top of this transformation.
  • How to publish the Data Model as Data Source onto Business Analytics server for business users.
  • How business users can build meaningful Analyzer and Reports through Business Analytics of Pentaho.

Xiao Beibei, DevOps engineer at Baidu, provided insight into what has grown to become the largest MongoDB deployment in Greater China. Read more here.