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Karmasphere to Provide Native Integration with Cloudera Impala


With expanded partnership, Karmasphere Big Data Analytics Solution is fully integrated with Impala, delivers faster data insights.

New York City, (PRWEB) October 24, 2012

Karmasphere™, the leader in Big Data Insights, today announced that Karmasphere's Big Data analytics solution will be fully integrated with Cloudera Impala™, the industry's first real-time query framework for Hadoop. With this expanded partnership, Karmasphere becomes the Big Data analytics solution taking full advantage of the enhanced interactive query processing delivered by Impala.

Cloudera Impala™ dramatically improves speed-to-insight by enabling users to perform real-time, interactive analysis directly on source data stored in Hadoop, through a familiar SQL interface. Cloudera and Karmasphere have been working together, as part of the Cloudera Impala™ beta program, to integrate Karmasphere's Collaborative Big Data Analytics Workspace for Hadoop.

“Big Data users want insights delivered quicker and that means we need faster and better query processing. Impala solves this problem by delivering the fastest interactive query processing, beyond what the industry has experienced,” said Tim Stevens, vice president of business and corporate development at Cloudera. “By working with Karmasphere, customers will benefit from a solution designed for team-based Big Data analytics on Hadoop, capable of taking full advantage of our enhanced query processing power.”

“We're very excited about our expanded partnership with Cloudera and the opportunity to provide our customers with a seamless Impala experience that will deliver insights from their Big Data analytics faster than previously imaged,” said Martin Hall, founder of Karmasphere.

“Cloudera once again is leading the industry through innovation and all of our customers will benefit as we work together to propel Big Data analytics into the mainstream.”

Learn more about Karmasphere and Cloudera Impala™ at Strata Conference + Hadoop World 2012 and how the combination of Karmasphere powered by Cloudera enables teams to collaboratively analyze Big Data in Hadoop and quickly find, share and automate business insights without reliance on IT.

About Karmasphere

Karmasphere delivers a fully leveraged world for Big Data Insight that is deep, unconstrained, and accessible for data driven companies seeking new sources of future business opportunity. With the advent of Hadoop, businesses can now affordably analyze massive amounts of Big Data across their web, mobile, social, sensor, video, and call center interactions without the limitations of having to use sampled data or expensive proprietary approaches. Karmasphere customers benefit from creating data insights that uplift revenue and customer satisfaction.

The Karmasphere 2.0 Collaborative Analytics Workspace enables self-service access to Big Data Analytics on Hadoop including analytic projects, visualizations, and everyday-to-sophisticated analysis through a social and collaborative web-based interface. Open and based on Apache Hadoop standards, it leverages existing analytic skills and models, integrates with traditional BI and existing applications and supports Hadoop distributions including: Amazon Elastic Map Reduce, Cloudera, HortonWorks, IBM, and MapR Technologies.

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