SOURCE: Sinequa


November 02, 2016 09:00 ET

Sinequa's Cognitive Search and Analytics Platform Certified for Cloudera Enterprise to Provide Contextual Insight from Datasets Stored in Apache Hadoop

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - November 02, 2016) - Sinequa, a leader in Cognitive Search and Analytics, today announced that Sinequa ES is now certified for Cloudera Enterprise 5.

Sinequa completed the Cloudera ISV Certification program to provide agile information extraction from Cloudera Enterprise. With Sinequa ES' certification users can gain contextual insight from both structured and unstructured content in diverse use cases such as increasing R&D efficiency, creating 360 degree customer views, detecting fraudulent transactions, and preventing money laundering. By offering this kind of insight, Sinequa ES combined with Cloudera Enterprise delivers high-performance access and full security to users.

Sinequa enables users to extract valuable insight from Cloudera Enterprise, in particular data stored in Apache Impala (incubating), Apache HBase, and HDFS. Sinequa leverages Kerberos to securely access data from Cloudera Enterprise and uses Apache Sentry to handle detailed access rights. Sinequa machine learning (ML) algorithms run on enterprise-strength Cloudera Spark clusters. Data scientists can work transparently in a Cloudera environment to view data from Sinequa's Cognitive Search and Analytics platform, benefitting from Sinequa's advanced natural language processing in 21 languages, extensive connectivity to more than 150 applications and from ML analytics.

"We've seen a big increase in customers using Cloudera," said Xavier Pornain, vice president of Sales and Alliances, Sinequa. "Our joint customers can now search and analyze seamlessly both structured and unstructured data hosted in a Cloudera powered enterprise data hub as well as hundreds of other data sources. Thanks to a tight and seamless integration, Sinequa can run analytics powered by machine learning algorithms on Cloudera Enterprise Spark clusters."

"Sinequa complements Cloudera nicely by helping enterprises realize greater value from their big data deployments through real-time insights and actionable information," said Tim Stevens, vice president, Business and Corporate Development at Cloudera. "Thanks to our robust joint certification work, customers can rapidly build cognitive analytics using Sinequa's algorithms and Cloudera's horsepower. Running Sinequa together with Cloudera enables organizations to get more value from their information by enabling agile data management solutions and streamlining deployment of new use cases."

Sinequa's platform allows customers to tackle big data projects, develop in-depth content analytics, and establish an agile development environment for search-based applications. Global enterprises worldwide have turned to Sinequa for guidance and collaboration on utilizing big data to find relevant insights to move their businesses forward.

About Sinequa
Recognized as a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Search and other analysts' reports, Sinequa provides a cognitive search and analytics platform for Fortune Global 2000 companies and government agencies. Using advanced Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Machine Learning algorithms, the solution offers insights extracted from structured and unstructured data. Millions of users in the world's largest and most information-intensive organizations, including Airbus, AstraZeneca, Atos, Biogen, UCB, Credit Agricole, Mercer, and Siemens, rely on Sinequa to put business-critical information at the fingertips of their employees. Sinequa develops its expertise and its business around the world with a broad network of technology and business partners. Sinequa is a founding sponsor of the Cognitive Computing Consortium. For more information, visit

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