Partner November Edition – Issue No. 8

November Newsletter

With EDB Ark – you can deploy PostgreSQL as Database-as-a-service in Private and Public cloud.

EnterpriseDB® (EDB™), the Postgres database platform company, today announced the general availability of EDB Ark™, a Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) for hybrid cloud deployments of Postgres to private and public clouds such as Red Hat® OpenStack®, Amazon Web Services™ (AWS), and other deployment platforms. In addition, EDB Ark will integrate with the leading cloud-native platform, Pivotal Cloud Foundry®.

SQL on Spark and other features make latest Pentaho version more versatile.

Pentaho announced five new improvements, including SQL on Spark, to help enterprises overcome big data complexity, skills shortages and integration challenges in complex, enterprise environments. These big data integration enhancements help IT teams deliver value from big data projects faster with existing resources, by eliminating the need for manual coding, providing tighter security and supporting more of the big data technology ecosystem.

X-Pack – a single extension in Elastic Stack 5.0 does multiple jobs easier.

Alongside the 5.0 release of the Elastic Stack, we are excited to introduce the world to X-Pack — a single extension that provides security, alerting, monitoring, reporting and graph capabilities across the Elastic Stack. X-Pack is the evolution of – and replacement for – the standalone plugins Shield, Watcher, Marvel, Reporting, and Graph. While we loved these individual plugins, we were running out of clever names and were beginning to struggle with an increasingly complex, 15+ step installation and configuration process.

Couchbase adds Full Text Search and Real-Time Analytics. Enables Developers to Build Web, Mobile and IoT Applications on a Single Data Platform.

Couchbase, Inc., the leader in database solutions for the Digital Economy, announced a range of new capabilities including full text search and real-time analytics that will dramatically simplify the way developers and architects build Digital Economy applications. With a single platform delivering operational, search and real-time analytical functionality, digital businesses can now create a range of intelligent and data-intensive applications without the complexity of mapping and moving data between disparate systems or the difficulty of managing multiple technologies.

Sears Holdings, a leading integrated retailer leverages Pentaho Data Integration (PDI) and Ctools to Streamline Enterprise Operations.

Sears Holdings Corporation (SHC), leveraged Pentaho Data Integration to help them take control of two critical problems caused by an inability to quickly and accurately access data. Moving forward, Sears Holdings Corporation is eager to implement PDI so its data integration and reporting capabilities could help in other areas of the business, including sales associate performance tracking.

Success Story Philippine Stock Exchange, Inc relies on PostgreSQL as a backend of their new trading platform.

Read how the national stock exchange of Philippines achieved business transformation opting for a new trading platform which had PostgreSQL as a backend database. It also enabled growth to PSE’s business potential by empowering them to effectively and seamlessly offer and support additional products and services.

Wal-Mart proves open source is big business.

Companies like Wal-Mart are finding that proprietary is being beat by collaboration and openness. Turning a company’s proprietary work into something shared in the market can reap benefits as others also help innovate and return new features and functionality to your work.

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