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What’s 2017 going to be like? Filled with data!

What’s 2017 going to be like? Filled with data!

2017 is here, and we give you our 4 data related predictions for the year. They all revolve around the massive production and consumption of data

Amazon Athena is making data lakes cool again (and Xplenty can help)

Amazon Athena is making data lakes cool again (and Xplenty can help)

One of the most long-overdue AWS functionalities is finally available. During the most recent Amazon Web Services Re:Invent gathering in Las Vegas, Amazon announced Athena: a service that lets you...

How to Prepare IBM SoftLayer Data for Analysis

How to Prepare IBM SoftLayer Data for Analysis

IBM joined the cloud computing market when it bought SoftLayer in 2013. One of the services that it provides is cloud-based storage, just like Amazon S3 and Rackspace. You can...

Processing Data from Rackspace Cloud Files

Processing Data from Rackspace Cloud Files

Amazon is not alone in the cloud: Rackspace, a cloud computing company that was established back in 1998 in Texas, is one of its major competitors. It also founded OpenStack,...

Transform Data from Amazon RDS with Xplenty

Transform Data from Amazon RDS with Xplenty

How do you integrate data from Amazon RDS (Relational Database Service) with data from other sources such as S3, Redshift, or even MongoDB? The answer is Xplenty. Our data integration...

Process Data with Xplenty and Visualize it with Chart.io

Process Data with Xplenty and Visualize it with Chart.io

We concentrate on making data processing as fast and easy as possible. To complete the dataflow, Xplenty integrates with a plethora of services that can store, analyze, or visualize data....

Prepare Data for Analysis in Heroku

Prepare Data for Analysis in Heroku

Some developers need to process data. Maybe you work in a small startup where people take on several roles, or maybe in an enterprise company where you are asked to...

Mining Dark Data without Hadoop

Mining Dark Data without Hadoop

Hadoop is definitely a great solution for processing dark data, but what if you don’t know how to use it? Hadoop requires you to buy new hardware, provide expert maintenance,...