We met up with Rudolf Bukmaier from Jaspersoft at CeBIT 2014 summit in Hannover. Rudolf Bukmaier is responsible for sales and business development at Jaspersoft in the Southern DACH region. What is Jaspersoft? Jaspersoft is an open source BI (Business Intelligence) provider. Jaspersoft´s vision is to give every user in
“Big Data” has been a major technology trend over the past years, and buzz around the term continuing strong today. By now, it is widely accepted that the “Big” in Big Data does not refer only to the terabytes and petabytes of data to be processed, but more broadly to
Stratosphere – the Berlin based next generation Big Data Analytics Platform gets accepted for Google Summer of Code 2014. Google Summer of Code is a global program that offers students stipends to write code for open source projects. In the past Google has worked with the open source community to identify and fund exciting projects in this field.
Robert Metzger is studying towards a master’s degree in computer science at the TU Berlin. He is a member of the open-source developing team at Stratosphere, a Big Data Analytics platform based on Hadoop and armed with Java and Scala programming abstractions. His interests lie in database implementation, cluster computing
The TU Berlin DIMA (Database Systems and Information Management) group’s focus is researching in managing and processing large quantities of semi- and unstructured data along the whole value chain from extracting and cleaning the data to storing it in anticipation of secondary uses. Prof Dr. rer. Nat. Volker Markl is the