Where is Dell heading in the big data, business intelligence and analytics software markets? The answer involves Apache Hadoop and Pentaho — an open source software company that seems to be gaining more business momentum. Here’s the update.
First, a little background on each of the players:
Dell has an Emerging Solutions Ecosystem that drives new innovations out to customers.
Hadoop, the open source infrastructure for Big Data, and the cloud grew yet more intertwined this week at the Hadoop Summit, and so did business intelligence provider Pentaho and Rackspace, the cloud hosting and management company.