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Blog: July 2013

July 23, 2013
The Pentaho team is expanding rapidly worldwide. More awesome team members equals = the need for more space. We are excited to announce that we have moved offices in San Francisco giving our sales and marketing teams a lot more room to spread out and grow . Don’t worry, we still have amazing views of the Bay Bridge! If you are in the Embarcadero area, let us know – we’d love to meet you in person at our new home. Here are some photos from our open house last week. Pentaho's new San Francisco office at 353 Sacramento Street
July 17, 2013
The other week Dave Henry , SVP of Enterprise Solutions at Pentaho had a great conversation with industry analyst Neil Raden , for his article in Forbes Magazine about Big Data trends. They discussed some of the ongoing roadblocks they see with companies tackling big data issues and how Pentaho helps to solve those issue. One concept that resonated with Neil was the comment, “It’s a small world after all and companies need to find a more optimal use of resources to gain efficiency.” Que the song ... This idea and comment made its way to Forbes magazine this month in the article, Big Data, Small World . I encourage you to swing by newsstands in the next few weeks to pick up the latest issue of Forbes. You’ll be able to read more about Dave and Neil's interview discussing crystal balls, the future of big data and Pentaho on page 120-121. Below is a glimpse of the article and Pentaho ad in this months issue. Head to your news stands today! Top = Forbes cover (pick it up today) Bottom Left = article cover Bottom Right = Pentaho ad...
July 11, 2013
Pentaho and its customers have been honored with a bevy of awards over the past few months, and I thought I'd share them here. We're grateful to be recognized so widely as a leader in big data and software development. Here's a synopsis of the awards Pentaho has won in the past three months alone. Red Herring 100 – Red Herring identified Pentaho as one of the 100 most promising private technology start-ups in North America for 2013. According to Red Herring, companies are judged based on "financial performance, technology innovation, quality of management, execution of strategy, and integration into their respective industries." CRN 2013 Big Data 100 : Pentaho was named to CRN's inaugural Big Data 100 list, which identifies "vendors that have demonstrated an ability to innovate in bringing to market products and technologies that help businesses manage big data." SD Times 100 : 'Best in Show' in Software Development: This annual award recognizes top leaders and innovators in the software- development industry. Pentaho was included in the new Big Data and BI category, which names vendors the editors believe have "tackled the giant data problem with aplomb."...