Karmasphere Studio Streamlines Hadoop Experience For Enterprise Developers


Cupertino, CA – April 27, 2011 – Karmasphere™, a Big Data Analytics company, today announced availability of a new version (1.8) of Karmasphere Studio. Karmasphere Studio offers Big Data developers a graphical environment to develop, debug, deploy and monitor MapReduce jobs, cutting the time, cost and effort to get results from Hadoop. The new release features advances in ease of use, re-use and interoperability with other Karmasphere products across different versions of Apache Hadoop.

“Working with our partners in the Big Data ecosystem, Karmasphere offers enterprise developers a streamlined out-of-the-box experience,” commented Abe Taha, VP Engineering, Karmasphere. “Karmasphere Studio offers unmatched ease-of-use and optimized developer interfaces with Hadoop, to speed ramp-up and shorten time-to-productivity for Big Data development teams.”

Karmasphere Studio 1.8 boasts interoperability with all major Apache Hadoop distributions in deployment today, including those from the Apache Hadoop project and from IBM, Cloudera and AWS. Karmasphere Studio wizards facilitate and automate setting up, synchronizing and interacting with Hadoop – set up is easy, no matter which Hadoop version is running on target clusters, speeding project start-up and reducing errors during development.

Today’s developers across IT obtain faster results through re-use of code and software configurations.  Karmasphere Studio also helps Big Data developers by letting them build and re-use custom workflows for data set sampling and by sharing Karmasphere Studio configurations with other developers and with analysts using Karmasphere Analyst.

Key Facts

  • New release (1.8) of Karmasphere Studio Professional Edition
  • Leap ahead in ease of use, re-use and interoperability with other Karmasphere products and different versions of Hadoop
    • Wizards speed configuration of diverse Apache Hadoop distributions from IBM, Cloudera and Apache, with more to come
    • Workflow editor lets developers prototype with real data from multiple Hadoop clusters

Key Links

Karmasphere http://karmasphere.com
Karmasphere Studio http://www.karmasphere.com/Products-Information/karmasphere-studio.html

About Karmasphere Studio

Karmasphere Studio is a graphical development environment that dramatically accelerates the Hadoop development process and ensures enterprise production readiness for the jobs created. Karmasphere Studio increases productivity by shielding users from the intricacies of Hadoop and enabling them to do more in fewer steps via a graphical user interface. Karmasphere Studio offers developers important capabilities, including job optimization, graphical on-the-cluster job profiling, packaging for production and debugging MapReduce jobs. Learn more.

About Karmasphere

Karmasphere, a Big Data Analytics company, unlocks the power of Apache Hadoop for developers and analysts in the enterprise. In a world where data is vital to businesses, companies come to Karmasphere to bring new services to market and accelerate revenues.

Karmasphere offers a Big Data Analytics solution to mine and explore unstructured data produced by web, mobile, sensor and social media together with traditional structured data. Our product suite builds on the Karmasphere Big Data Analytics Platform™ offering independence across Hadoop environments, one-click deployment across any cloud or cluster, use of standard programming and query languages and a graphical user interface, to maximize productivity for greater discovery, insight and action.

For more information visit http://www.karmasphere.com.

Note: Karmasphere, Karmasphere Big Data Analytics Platform and Karmasphere Studio are trademarks of Karmasphere. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.

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