DataStax Chief Product Officer Ed Anuff

DataStax Adds Multi-Region Flexibility to Its Serverless Cloud Database

September 15, 2021
Apache Cassandra has emerged over the past 10 years as one of the world’s leading open source databases, used across industries for everything from IoT data management to personalization to e-commerce and other retail applications. With its roots in work at Amazon, Facebook and Google, Cassandra is extremely capable of managing data at scale, but
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Yugabyte CTO Karthik Ranganathan | The Cloud Database Report Podcast

September 13, 2021
In this episode of the Cloud Database Report Podcast, editor and host John Foley talks with Karthik Ranganathan, co-founder and CTO of Yugabyte, about what makes Yugabyte’s distributed cloud database unique in a crowded and competitive market. One differentiator is that Yugabyte’s open source database is compatible with PostgreSQL (a SQL database) and Apache Cassandra
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Matillion Chief Product Officer Ciaran Dynes | Cloud DB Report Podcast

September 2, 2021
In this episode of the Cloud Database Report Podcast, Ciaran Dynes, Chief Product Officer with Matillion, a technology company that specializes in data integration and preparation for data warehouses, discusses how best practices are changing when data warehouses are in the cloud. Ciaran is responsible for product strategy and incorporating customer requirements into Matillion’s products,
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Google Cloud Database GM Andi Gutmans | Cloud DB Report Podcast

August 2, 2021
In this episode of the Cloud Database Report Podcast, Andi Gutmans, the GM and VP of engineering for Google Cloud databases, discusses the accelerating adoption of cloud databases, the challenges and opportunities of database transformation, and how organizations are building and managing these new environments. Gutmans, who is responsible for Google Cloud's Bigtable, Cloud SQL,
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The Next Snowflake? Two Highfliers Raise $452M in Red-Hot Cloud Database Market

June 24, 2021
Almost half a billion dollars in new funding is going to two database vendors — Neo4j and Firebolt —as investors look for the next Snowflake in the red-hot, $50 billion database market.  And Couchbase, which already has received $251 million in venture funding, announced plans on June 21 to file an initial public offering. Couchbase
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Pinecone CEO Edo Liberty talks vector database capabilities

Pinecone Tackles Threat Detection, ‘Extreme Classification’ with New Vector Database

June 17, 2021
Pinecone Systems is demonstrating how vector databases in the cloud offer a fast and scalable way to develop critical business capabilities, powered by machine learning, such as IT threat detection and the complex classifications and recommendations of big data.  Pinecone has released templates to help developers and technical teams build and deploy applications that address
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Snowflake and the Data Cloud Phenomenon | Foley on Data

June 17, 2021
With hundreds of thousands of companies surging into the cloud and aspiring to be a data-driven business, cloud databases are becoming the central nervous system for the digital economy. Award-winning journalist and world-class content leader John Foley—who's also a Cloud Wars contributing editor—has created the Cloud Database Report to help business leaders and the tech
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Data Clouds: Tech’s Next Big Innovation or Just Another Buzzword?

June 10, 2021
The technology industry increasingly is using a new term – data clouds – to describe the fast-emerging world of big-data management and analytics in the cloud.  However, in a market already crowded with database platforms, data warehouses, data lakes, and other technologies, just how new and different are data clouds?  References to data clouds are
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Pinecone Systems CEO Edo Liberty | The Cloud Database Report Podcast

June 7, 2021
In this premiere episode of the Cloud Database Report Podcast, Pinecone Systems founder and CEO Edo Liberty discusses his company’s newly launched vector database. Vector databases are purpose built for machine learning applications. Use cases include recommendations, personalization, image search, and deduplication of records. Pinecone Systems’ technology is available in beta as “similarity search as
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