Replicating From MySQL & Oracle into Hadoop
Source:  Articles
Thursday, 04 December 2014 12:00

The idea of a database silo - that is, a single database that contains everything - is a rapidly declining environment for most companies. Many use multiple databases to take advantage of the different range of functionality, from their transactional store, to caching and session stores using NoSQL and, more recently, the transfer of information into analytical stores such as Hadoop. Read the ent...


Trend-Setting Products in Data and Information Management for 2015
Source:  Articles
Tuesday, 02 December 2014 12:00

More than ever, the spotlight is on data and IT management teams to help their organizations gain maximum value from their data while also mitigating risk. Fortunately, leading vendors are developing products and services to do just that. DBTA presents the list of Trend-Setting Products for 2015. Read the entire article here. [Database Trends and Applications, December 2, 2014] (http://www.dbta.c...


MySQL and Oracle into Hadoop
Source:  Articles
Thursday, 20 November 2014 12:00

The notion of a database silo - that is, a single database that contains everything and operates in isolation - is a rapidly fading concept in most companies. Many use multiple databases to take advantage of the different range of functionality, from their transactional store, to caching and session stores using NoSQL and, more recently, the transfer of information into analytical stores such as H...


MySQL in the Cloud, is Amazon RDS for you?
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Thursday, 06 November 2014 15:00




Acquisition of Continuent to Fuels VMware’s Hybrid Cloud Intentions
Source:  Articles
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 12:00

VMware, a cloud and virtualization software provider, has announced the acquisition of assets of database clustering and replication outfit, Continuent where the latter's team will join VMware's Hybrid Cloud Business Unit. Ajay Patel, Vice President of Application-as-a-Service at VMware explains that combine wants, "to enhance Continuent's technology, integrating it within VMware vCloud Air o...


VMware Acquires Database Vendor Continuent To Give Its Hybrid Cloud A Boost
Source:  Articles
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 11:00

VMware said Wednesday it has acquired the assets of Continuent, a database clustering and replication vendor, and plans to integrate the technology with its vCloud Air public cloud. Terms of the deal weren't disclosed. Continuent, of San Jose, Calif., has raised $5.8 million in funding since its founding in 2004. Continuent's advanced clustering and replication technology can be used for "hig...


VMware Acquires Continuent
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 08:00




An Ending and a Beginning: VMware Has Acquired Continuent
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 08:00

As of today, Continuent is part of VMware. We are absolutely over the moon about it.You can read more about the news on the VMware vCloud blog (http://blogs.vmware.com/vcloud/2014/10/vmware-acquires-continuent.html) by Ajay Patel, our new boss. There’s also an official post on our Continuent company blog (http://continuent-tungsten.blogspot.com/2014/10/vmware-acquires-continuent.html). In a nuts...


Continuent Tungsten & team at Percona Live London
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Monday, 13 October 2014 13:20




Replicate from Oracle to Oracle, Oracle to MySQL, and Oracle to analytics
Source:  Continuent blogs: The Scale-out, The Data Charmer, Flying Clusters and Continuent Tungsten blogs
Thursday, 09 October 2014 15:00