Current Press Releases

Altiscale Launches Hadoop-based OLAP-as-a-Service Offering, powered by AtScale

Combined offering lets business users benefit from the power and scalability of the Altiscale Data Cloud while using familiar, business-friendly data analysis tools.

PALO ALTO, Calif. — August 19, 2015 —Altiscale, the leading provider of Big-Data-as-a-Service, announced today that it is making AtScale’s OLAP-on-Hadoop technology available in the Altiscale Data Cloud. With this combined offering, business customers can experience an enterprise-grade OLAP-on-Hadoop environment in the cloud. For existing Altiscale customers, the AtScale Intelligence Platform is seamlessly integrated and can deploy in minutes. “This […]

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Altiscale and InnovAccer Announce Strategic Partnership for Industry-Targeted Big Data Solutions

Partnership combines InnovAccer’s suite of data science applications with Altiscale’s high-performance, secure big data-as-a-service platform

Palo Alto, Calif. – August 11th, 2015 – Altiscale, Inc., the leading provider of Big Data-as-a-Service, and InnovAccer, Inc., a leading provider of data science applications, today announced a strategic partnership to quickly bring targeted, analytical applications to healthcare, financial services, manufacturing, and academic research organizations. With the recent explosion in data sources and data volumes, it is generally recognized […]

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Altiscale Issues Big Data Challenge to Organizations Evaluating Hadoop Solutions

Challenge Invites Organizations to Experience the Benefits of Big Data-as-a-Service

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 22, 2015 – Altiscale, Inc., the leading provider of Big Data-as-a-Service, today announced the Altiscale Big Data Challenge, which invites organizations to experience the power of Big Data-as-a-Service by including the Altiscale Data Cloud in their solution evaluation. With this challenge, organizations can see for themselves the faster job performance, rapid time-to-value, and lower total cost […]

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Altiscale Appoints Technology Veteran Tony Zingale to Board of Directors

Zingale Brings Deep Operational Expertise to Growing Big Data Company

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 30, 2015 – Altiscale, Inc., the leading provider of Hadoop-as-a-Service, today announced that Tony Zingale, former CEO of Jive Software, has been appointed to the company’s Board of Directors. “Tony’s breadth of experience in leading technology companies, from early stage through rapid growth and ultimately to IPO, will be invaluable as Altiscale continues to grow and […]

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Altiscale Named a 2015 AlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Company Winner

Leading Provider of Hadoop-as-a-Service Recognized for Innovation in Big Data and Analytics

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 25, 2015 – Altiscale, Inc., the leading provider of Hadoop-as-a-Service, today announced that it has been selected from thousands of domestic and international technology company nominations as one of the 2015 AlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Companies. Inclusion in the AlwaysOn Global 250 signifies a company’s leadership amongst its peers, as well as demonstrates that the […]

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Altiscale Chosen for the 2015 Red Herring Top 100 North America Award

Award Recognizes the Promise and Value of Hadoop-as-a-Service Leader

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 4, 2015 – Altiscale, Inc., the leading provider of Hadoop-as-a-Service, today announced that it has been selected for the 2015 Red Herring Top 100 North America Award. The award highlights the year’s most promising private technology start-ups from North America. As an award winner, Altiscale demonstrated its strength across twenty major criteria, including: addressable market size, […]

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Altiscale Achieves SOC 2 Compliance

Certification Confirms Altiscale’s Commitment to Providing a Secure, Highly Available Hadoop Service

PALO ALTO, Calif., May 27, 2015 – Altiscale, Inc., the leading provider of Hadoop-as-a-Service, today announced that it has completed its first Statement of Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) No. 16 Service Organization Control (SOC) 2 compliance certification. This certification covers Altiscale’s entire cloud service offering. As an SSAE-16 SOC 2 compliant company, Altiscale has demonstrated its strong commitment to […]

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Altiscale Named a 2015 Cool Vendor by Gartner

Leading Analyst Firm Recognizes Altiscale as Innovative, Impactful and Intriguing

PALO ALTO, Calif., May 6, 2015 – Altiscale, Inc., the leading provider of Hadoop-as-a-Service, has been named by Gartner, Inc. as a 2015 Cool Vendor in Big Data*. Gartner is recognizing Altiscale as one of four vendors defined as “cool” that can meaningfully and synergistically combine multiple types of functionality. Altiscale moves the Hadoop model to the cloud so that […]

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Altiscale Announces Updated, Enterprise-Class Authentication Security

The Altiscale implementation of Kerberos, a strong authentication protocol, will provide enterprise-class access controls and protection to every new customer, automatically.

SAN JOSE, Calif., February 18, 2015 – Strata + Hadoop World, Booth #929 – Altiscale, Inc., the leading provider of Hadoop-as-a-Service, today announced that Kerberos authentication is now available in the Altiscale Data Cloud. Altiscale is the first and only Hadoop-as-a-Service provider that will automatically include Kerberos authentication as part of its service offering. Kerberos, originally developed at the Massachusetts […]

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Altiscale Announces Apache Spark on the Altiscale Data Cloud

Addition of Spark provides maximum analytical flexibility to Altiscale customers - Spark’s machine learning and stream processing capabilities now available as-a-service on Hadoop in the Altiscale Data Cloud.

SAN JOSE, Calif., February 18, 2015 – Strata + Hadoop World, Booth #929 – Altiscale, Inc., the leading provider of Hadoop-as-a-Service, today announced that Apache Spark is now available on the Altiscale Data Cloud. Altiscale customers can now leverage Apache Spark on Apache Hadoop in order to achieve their critical analytical and business objectives. The addition of Apache Spark provides […]

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