Think You’re Not Mature Enough for HPDA? Think Again.

You’ve heard it before, and you’ve certainly heard it from us – data growth is exploding, and the resulting data requirements for successful analytics systems are growing right along with it. But there are still a large number of organizations that aren’t using to their advantage all the data available to them. The status quo […] Read More

Rethinking the Data Pipeline

Historically, information systems have required their data to be pristine. Data engineers would spend hours (maybe weeks) building data transformation and cleansing pipelines to prepare data for a warehouse or database. These ETL (extract, transform, load) processes could take hours to days before insight could be gleaned from the resulting data. In today’s PaaS (Platform […] Read More

Cloud Computing Growth & Deployment Considerations

The emergence of cloud computing has greatly impacted how companies manage and process big data. Cloud computing has reduced costs and made a variety of applications available to businesses, regardless of size or revenue. As the cloud continues to grow and emerges as a popular option for the development and testing of new analytics applications, […] Read More

Power High Performance Analytics in the AWS Cloud with Ryft: Video Webinar from AWS

With the announcement of the general availability of the Amazon EC2 F1 instance, more and more companies are trying to figure out how and why FPGA-accelerated compute will fit into their data analytics ecosystem. To help provide some answers, AWS hosted a webinar last week that took a closer look at the FPGA-accelerated F1 instance, […] Read More

The Truth Behind FPGAs & Why Amazon Deployed Them in The Cloud

Video Webinar from AWS

Amazon’s been making waves the past few weeks after announcing that Amazon Web Services’ customers will soon have access to FPGA-based heterogeneous compute power with their new F1 instances. This new offering is a great step forward to putting the power of heterogeneous compute into the hands of everyone, but there are still several questions that […] Read More