SOURCE: RainStor


June 04, 2012 09:03 ET

Webinar Alert: RainStor and EMA to Discuss Big Data Management Trends and Best Practices for Retaining Analytics Data at Low Cost

IT Industry Analyst, John Myers, and RainStor VP of Product Management, Ramon Chen, to Address How You Manage & Analyze Big Data Long-Term, at the Lowest Cost

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Jun 4, 2012) - RainStor, a provider of Big Data management software, will host a free, live webinar featuring John Myers, senior analyst of BI practice at Enterprise Management Associates, on Thursday, June 7, at 11 a.m. PT/2 p.m. ET.

The webinar, "Low Cost Big Data Retention for Data Warehouse Environments," will address many of the challenges that enterprises face for storing and managing large volumes of data for better business insights. Attendees will learn about data management trends and enterprise strategies in today's era of Big Data. It will include in-depth details on RainStor's unique capabilities for offloading data from Teradata and other enterprise data warehouses for long-term data retention at the lowest cost, with the ability to run fast queries and re-instate to the core warehouse for future analytics.

Presenters will discuss:

  • Key challenges for storing and managing Big Data.
  • Trends shaping the future of long-term data retention.
  • Business cases for retaining raw data longer term.
  • Best Practices and how RainStor addresses customer's Big Data management strategies.

Attendees will also receive a free copy of the EMA whitepaper, "Strategic Data Management in the Era of Big Data."

Ramon Chen, VP of product management at RainStor
John Myers, senior analyst, BI practice at EMA

Thursday, June 7, 2012
11 a.m. PT/2 p.m. ET

To register for the live webinar, please visit:
Note: The webinar will also be available for later viewing and a link will be provided post event.

RainStor recently launched a new product edition: Big Data Analytics on Hadoop, which runs native on your Hadoop cluster, driving down operational costs and improving query and analytic performance.

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About RainStor
RainStor provides Big Data management software. RainStor's database enables the world's largest companies to keep and access limitless amounts of data for as long as they want at the lowest cost. It features the highest level of compression on the market, together with high performance on-demand query and simplified management. RainStor runs natively on a variety of architectures and infrastructure including Hadoop. RainStor's leading partners include Amdocs, Anritsu, AdaptiveMobile, Dell, HP, Informatica, Qosmos and Teradata.

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