The Cloudify Blog

Matej Artač, Guest Post

By Matej Artač, Guest Post

Quickly and easily deploy a Spark cluster with Cloudify and DICE

Follow this simple tutorial, by XLab's Matej Artač, to deploy a Spark cluster using Cloudify and the DICE Deployment Service.

Matej Artač, Guest Post

By Matej Artač, Guest Post

How DICE Does Hybrid Cloud Orchestration for Big Data Using Cloudify and TOSCA

XLab's Matej Artač talks about how DICE uses Cloudify with TOSCA to orchestrate Storm and other big data applications with hybrid cloud.

Nati Shalom

By Nati Shalom

Eight Cloud and Big Data Predictions for 2014

Prediction has always been a fun exercise. It forces you to take a step back from your day to day activities, look at the market “crystal ball” and figure out what the future looks like. This year I found this exercise to be particularly difficult as the amount of new...

Nati Shalom

By Nati Shalom

Big Data on OpenStack

Big Data systems by their very nature tend to be…Big. Big in the amount of data, in the number and size of infrastructure behind it, etc. Cloud based infrastructure can be a good fit as a cost effecive instrastrucutre for running those Big Data systems. While this may sound obvious,...

Yoram Weinreb

By Yoram Weinreb

Cloudify and IBM InfoSphere BigInsights

Following Nati’s blog post about big data in the cloud, this post is focused on Cloudify’s integration with IBM InfoSphere BigInsights, diving into the integration specifics and how to get your feet wet with running the Cloudify BigInsights recipe  hands-on. The IBM  InfoSphere BigInsights product at its core uses the...

Sharone Revah Zitzman

By Sharone Revah Zitzman

Gigaspaces and Mirantis - Big Data On OpenStack

Below are the slide deck and the videos from the June 21st San Francisco Cloud Mafia meetup on the topic of "Big Data on OpenStack" with GigaSpaces, and Mirantis. GigaSpaces Presenter: Uri Cohen, VP Product Management Topic: Deploying Your Big Data App on OpenStack The massive computing and storage resources...

Nati Shalom

By Nati Shalom

Big Data in the Cloud using Cloudify

Edd Dumbill wrote an interesting article on O'Reilly Radar covering the current solutions for running Big Data in the Cloud Big data and cloud technology go hand-in-hand. Big data needs clusters of servers for processing, which clouds can readily provide. Edd touched briefly on the role of PaaS for delivering...