Altiscale is now part of SAP.

Learn more


A big blog for Big Data.

By | October 26th, 2016 | Cloud Hadoop

Is Your Big Data Optimized for Cloud?

Cloud Hadoop is becoming very popular. However, Hadoop in the cloud is not the same as cloud-optimized Hadoop. Cloud-optimized Hadoop scales automatically, has cost advantages, and has usage-based pricing. Traditional Hadoop distributions, quite simply, are not designed to run well in the cloud. Hadoop operations services are also key to success.

By | June 14th, 2016 | Altiscale Data Cloud

The Real Time Is Now! Announcing the Altiscale Insight Cloud Real-Time Edition

Back in March, we took on the challenge of making Big Data accessible to a broader range of users with the launch of the Altiscale Insight Cloud. Through a combination of pre-integrated components and user-friendly interfaces, we delivered a set of self-service ingestion, transformation, and analytic capabilities into the hands of business users, allowing them to obtain value more quickly and easily from powerful tools like Hadoop and Spark.