SOURCE: Impetus Technologies

Impetus Technologies

November 05, 2013 08:00 ET

Impetus Introduces Next Stage of Big Data Evolution -- Testing, Enables Performance Testing and Monitoring of Big Data Technologies With SandStorm 7.0

LOS GATOS, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 5, 2013) - Impetus Technologies, a leading provider of Big Data solutions and services, today announced the release of SandStorm 7.0, a significantly enhanced version of its load and performance testing platform.

Big Data is hitting mainstream as enterprise organizations, including the Fortune 500, are adopting Big Data technologies for developing their analytical applications. The sheer volume of data (3V's - Volume, Velocity and Variety) coming into mainstream of business is forcing enterprises to validate and test their Big Data projects.

"The increasing use of Big Data technologies is kicking off a multitude of governance subjects for the IT, specially the reliability and scalability of Big Data applications. While scale is a promise of Big Data technologies, reliability under specific use cases and strict SLA conditions is paramount. With the new release of SandStorm, Impetus caters to these challenges and ensures reliability of Big Data projects," quotes Pankaj Mittal, CTO, Impetus Technologies.

SandStorm brings to you a graphical interface to quickly create test scripts for NoSQL databases like Cassandra and MongoDB and messaging server like Apache Kafka. The scripts can then be used to create realistic scenarios and simulate multiple concurrent users to test the performance of these technologies.

SandStorm 7.0 has added monitors for Oracle NoSQL, MongoDB and ActiveMQ. This enables monitoring of internal statistics of Big Data applications during performance test execution. For complete details on what is new, click here.

Click here to download free trial of SandStorm 7.0.

About Impetus

Impetus Technologies is a technology services and solutions company with focus on Big Data, Enterprise Mobility, Product Engineering & Testing. The company has grown significantly through marquee clients in Telecom, Insurance, Banking & Financial Services and Media. Impetus provides cutting edge services in the above areas and has built products and solutions that help customers get to the market sooner. For more information on Impetus SandStorm and Big Data solutions visit: or

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