The Mid Week News - 07/02/2018 edit  

No news next week, but back the week after, hopefully with a resumption of updates.

In the meantime, let’s have this weeks news…

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

Other technology news:

  • Nemo has entered the Apache Incubator - it’s a runtime for data processing languages (currently supporting Apache Beam with Apache Spark support coming) that dynamically adjusts to the runtime environment and uses Apache REEF to run over YARN or Mesos - homepage; Apache proposal. NOTE: this was originally called and submitted as Coral, but was subsequently renamed
  • From MapR on MapR, part 1 of 4 on why their technologies are the best - link
  • From Datanami - 2018 will be the year of the Data Engineer - link
  • An intro to NiFi Registry (that enables configuration management of flows) from Hortonworks - link
  • There’s a new Gartner Critical Capabilities for Object Storage report out, and The Register have a summary - link
  • From Pivotal, graph processing on Greenplum using MADLib - link