The Mid Week News 07/08/2019 edit  

Another big dump of new releases and product news this week. Remember, you can get daily news updates from our twitter feed (@OnDataEng)…

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

Other technology news:

  • From ZDNet, DGraph - an open source graph database written in Go - has just received a funding round - link
  • If you’re interested in Brooklin, the open source tool from LinkedIn for moving streaming data around, InfoQ have a presentation for you - link
  • MapRs long running will they/won’t they saga has come to an end with their purchase by HPE - Datanami ask why - link
  • From Cloudera, best practice for deploying Apache Hadoop, including your Linux configuration - link
  • An intro to Prefect, an evolution of Apache Airflow to support modern data applications - open source with commercial backing - link
  • Looks like Microsoft has purchased BlueTalon, which could mean better fine grained access control over your data ecosystem in Azure - link
  • Amazon have announced PartiQL, an evolution of SQL and SQL++ for querying relational, NoSQL and other structured data - link