The Mid Week News - 01/11/2017 edit  

It’s Wednesday, which means it’s time for the news…

Technology updates (details are on the relevant technology pages):

Other technology news:

  • Hortonworks have announced the general availability of their first plugin for their new DataPlane Service - Data Lifecycle Manager (DLM) - link
  • Influx have a blog post on the internals of InfluxDB - link
  • Following up on the Linux Foundation open data licence last week, some expert views from The Register - link
  • From Amazon - how to build a Data Lake on AWS with AWS Glue and S3 - link
  • Thoughts from O’Reilly (via the Cloudera Vision Blog) on (Hadoop) data marts in the cloud - link
  • Following up on our look at analytical databases, an interview from ODBMS Industry Watch with Colin Mahony from Vertica - link
  • There’s a new vulnerability in Apache Tika - CVE-2016-6809 - allows Java code execution for serialized objects embedded in MATLAB files - link
  • And one in Apache Hive - CVE-2017-12625 - issues with column masking over views - link