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How do the different SQL on Hadoop tools fare in the 99 TPC-DS test queries?

Over the past year, the Kognitio Analytics Team has been testing different open source SQL on Hadoop solutions against our own free-to-use software. Due to increasing demands for performance comparisons of different SQL on Hadoop solutions, the TPC-DS query set has become the de-facto industry standard benchmark for Big Data systems. We have used these…

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Lift with Kognitio and not your BI tool at the Big Data gym

BI tools are great for inspecting your data from a viewpoint that databases can’t provide. Some are able to perform complex calculations and even modelling such as clustering and regression. With Big Data over a live connection this can be a challenge considering the amount of data that the BI tool must work through. Typically,…

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