Karmasphere To Speak And Exhibit At GigaOM Big Data 2011

CUPERTINO, Calif.Karmasphere™, a Big Data Analytics company, today announced it will be exhibiting at the new GigaOM Big Data 2011 conference in New York City on March 23rd and will participate in a panel entitled “The Master Data Wranglers” at the event.  GigaOM’s inaugural Big Data 2011 is the only conference to focus on next-generation solutions to today’s Big Data challenges, providing organizations with strategies to gather, store, manage, and analyze vast volumes of information more efficiently to attain better business outcomes.

The conference will incorporate in-depth presentations, such as “The Master Data Wranglers,” a panel featuring Abe Taha, vice president of Engineering, Karmasphere.  The panel, moderated by Benjamin Black - Founder, fast_ip, also includes Jim D’Augustin - CTO, Knome; Michael Driscoll - Co-Founder, Metamarkets; Glenn McDonald - Designer, Needle, ITA Software; and Theo Schlossnagle - CEO, OmniTI.  GigaOm is highlighting it as a discussion by the best problem-solvers in the world of Big Data.

At the show, Karmasphere will demonstrate the company’s latest releases of Karmasphere Studio and Karmasphere Analyst. Karmasphere Studio eases developing, debugging, deploying and monitoring MapReduce applications; and Karmasphere Analyst provides for efficient SQL access and insight into Big Data on Hadoop clusters.

About Karmasphere Studio Professional Edition and Karmasphere Analyst

Until recently, Apache Hadoop and Hive software has only been available to advanced UNIX/Linux-based developers and analysts willing and able to set-up a Hadoop cluster and install Hive. Karmasphere removes this productivity roadblock and streamlines MapReduce programming and SQL prototyping. With Karmasphere, there is no initial requirement to set-up a Hadoop cluster – Karmasphere lets developers and data engineers analyze Hadoop data with a graphical desktop environment from Windows, Mac or UNIX/Linux instead of hard-to-use command-line tools. And, when developers and analysts are ready to deploy to a real Hadoop cluster, Karmasphere lets them migrate to any distribution of Hadoop including Cloudera CDH and Amazon Elastic MapReduce with one click. Karmasphere Studio Community Edition is available for free and can be downloaded at the Karmasphere website.   For more information, analysts and developers are invited to join the Karmasphere Community mailing list.

About Karmasphere

Karmasphere is a big data intelligence software company bringing Apache Hadoop power to developers and analysts. Karmasphere enables companies to unlock the competitive advantages within their large datasets by providing an easy-to-use class of client-side software. Karmasphere’s products, built around the Karmasphere Application Framework™, feature independence across any Hadoop environment, easy one-click deployment across any cloud/cluster, and a rich and friendly user-interface to maximize productivity, discovery and insight. For more information visit http://www.karmasphere.com

About GigaOM

Founded in 2006, GigaOM has grown into the leading provider of online media, events and research for global technology innovators. The company is one of the most credible and insightful voices at the intersection of business and technology, with an online audience of more than 4 million monthly unique visitors; industry-leading events, including Structure, Mobilize, NewTeeVee Live, Net:Work, Green:Net and Bunker Sessions; and a pioneering market research service and digital community, GigaOM Pro, which provides insider access to expert analysis on emerging technology markets.

Note: Karmasphere, Karmasphere Application Framework and Karmasphere Studio are trademarks of Karmasphere. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.

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