As we close out another big year for data driven application adopters, the emphasis on delivering right business insights has never been greater. The companies that have embraced data analytics have quickly tapped into new revenue streams and innovated faster than their competitors. The conversation is no longer about when and why an organization should implement a robust data strategy, but which one they should focus on and how they will get valuable insights quicker. This may be best represented by the overwhelming attendance at this year’s fall Strata Conference focusing on the world of Apache HadoopTM, October 28 through October 30 in New York.
Businesses work with us because they trust us with their customers, their partners and, ultimately, their reputations. Over the past 15 years, we’ve had lots of successes and grown rapidly—but we couldn’t have done it alone.
This is a guest post written and contributed by Sumeet Sheokand, CTO at GenieDB, a Rackspace Cloud Tools partner. GenieDB provides a solution that goes beyond the concept of failover and provides uninterrupted 100 percent availability for MySQL applications, even in the event of a data center or cloud outage.
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This is a guest post written and contributed by Gal Moav (@GalMoav), director of product management at Ravello Systems, a Rackspace Cloud Tools partner. Powered by the industry’s first Cloud Application Hypervisor, Ravello enables enterprise development teams to overcome internal capacity constraints and leverage the power of the cloud to supercharge their application development processes – resulting in faster time to market and higher quality.