December 8, 2015

Report: 89% of Business Users Report Poor Enterprise Application Performance

Riverbed Technology has released a new survey of 900 business executives which found that 89 percent have experienced poor application performance that has hampered their work. And 58 percent said bad application performance affects their work at least once a week. In addition, 71 percent of all executives and more

MapR Unveils a Kafka Alternative Called Streams

Hadoop vendor MapR has launched a new publish-subscribe messaging system called Streams, which it says is a lot like the open source tool Apache Kafka. The company says that Streams will be less complex and costly than Kafka because it doesn’t require its own cluster of servers separate from the