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Hitachi Data Systems is Betting Big on Smart Cities

2 months agoTechnology : Forbes: Tech

Hitachi Data Systems (HDS), once known as a storage leader, is now making big strides into smart cities, Internet of Things, and analytics. Branded as social innovation solutions, HDS is integrating Big Data analytics and IoT with its domain expertise. The company is ambitiously seeking to partner with various government [...]

Hitachi Finalizes Acquisition of Pentaho to Expand Footprint in IoT and Big Data Analytics 

4 months agoUtilities / Energy : Smart Grid

Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS), a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., has completed its acquisition of Pentaho, a data integration, visualization and analytics company.According to Hitachi, Pentaho will retain its existing brand and...Show More Summary

Hitachi Gives A Copybook Example Of Innnovating From Within--Foregoes US Approaches To Business

I spent a day last week at Hitachi Data Systems' (HDS) conference (disclosure, HDS paid for my accommodation to attend the event). You'd be forgiven for assuming that HDS is one of the most boring of vendors. Traditionally a legacy storage shop, it's not the sort of place that springs [...]

HDS Introduces Vertical Big Data Offerings

Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Japanese behemoth Hitachi. The company's focus has traditionally been on data storage but in recent times it has branched out into wider areas - in particular big data and analytics. This weeks sees HDS holding its annual conference in Las [...]

Hitachi reboots its data center portfolio for cloud and analytics

The aggressive investments that Hitachi Data Systems Corp. has made over the past year to catch up on the new trends sweeping through the enterprise reached a culmination this morning with the introduction of over a dozen hardware and software … Continue reading ?

Storage Systems Notes: EMC, NetApp, IBM, HP In Focus

Storage systems manufacturers such as EMC, NetApp, IBM, Hitachi Data Systems and Hewlett-Packard have had a tough year in storage hardware product sales owing to a decline in worldwide spending on information storage. According to data...Show More Summary

Pentaho adds Amazon Redshift, Cloudera Impala to stable of data sources

A pending acquisition by Hitachi Data Systems isn’t slowing the pace of development at Pentaho Corp., which is opening its flagship analytics platform to Amazon Redshift and Cloudera, Inc.’s Impala in release 5.3 announced today. The open-source provider of reporting, … Continue reading ?

Hitachi buying Pentaho to boost its IoT business

8 months agoUtilities / Energy : Smart Grid

Hitachi Data Systems is purchasing business intelligence software maker Pentaho to incorporate analysis into Internet of Things systems it’ll build for the healthcare, public safety and other industries. “Hitachi owns the infrastructure...Show More Summary

Hitachi’s Pentaho acquisition is part of bigger industrial Internet strategy

Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) Corp. is acquiring one of the fastest rising names on the business intelligence block as part of a strategic pivot into the connected universe. The Japanese technology giant has reportedly agreed to pay between $500 and … Continue reading ?

Hitachi's Acquisition of Pentaho Makes it a Big Data Analytics Player

We've been watching the Big Data space pick up momentum as 2015 begins, and now Hitachi Data Systems Corporation has announced its intent to acquire Pentaho in what is being billed as "the largest private Big Data acquisition transaction...Show More Summary

Hitachi Data Systems to buy Pentaho for $500-$600M

8 months agoTechnology : Gigaom

Storage vendor Hitachi Data Systems is set to buy analytics company Pentaho at a price rumored to be between $500 million and $600 million (closer to $500 million, from what I've heard). It's…

NetApp Earnings Preview: Strong Outlook For Software And Services

Most other large companies, such as EMC, IBM and Hitachi Data Systems, witnessed declines in share in what has been a tough year for storage hardware sales. Furthermore, the decline in NetApp’s hardware and software revenue streams was...Show More Summary

How EMC Lines Up Against NetApp, HP, IBM, Hitachi In Storage Systems Market

The company expects strong growth for emerging storage solutions on the back of solid demand for software-defined storage, Big Data analytics, cloud storage and flash arrays in the coming quarters. Going forward, we forecast EMC’s share...Show More Summary

Sharon Crost on five ways Hitachi Data Systems uses big social data to map the customer journey

This is a post from my company,’s blog. Check it out for more profiles and stories about the people running social at really big brands. For this case study, we dove into a presentation by Hitachi Data Systems’ Senior Social Business Lead, Sharon Crost, at our Brands-Only Summit in Orlando. Like most BtoBs, Hitachi […]

Why are some hard drives more reliable than others?

Back in January, we wrote a story about which company makes the most reliable hard drives. At the time, Hitachi came out ahead of Western Digital and Seagate by a significant margin. Now, with new data from our friends at Backblaze who...Show More Summary

Erasure coding write paper

Last year I worked with Hitachi Data Systems to evaluate the trade-offs of replication and erasure coding as ways to increase data storage reliability while minimizing costs. This lead to a white paper that has just been published: Compare Cost and Performance of Replication and Erasure Coding Hitachi Review Vol. 63 (July 2014) John D. […]

Hitachi Expands Ultrastar C10K Family with 1.8 TB 12 Gbps SAS HDD

Hitachi (HGST, a Western Digital company) today launched the Ultrastar C10K1800, a 10000 RPM hard drive in the 2.5" form factor targeting enterprise / data center applications. Earlier versions of the Ultrastar C10K family topped out at 1.2 TB and came with a 6 Gbps SAS connector. Show More Summary

Hitachi leading the charge of big data ito disease prevention

by Jamie Hinks Hitachi has told the UK's National Health Service (NHS) its proof-of-concept project can save big bucks on type two diabetes treatment spending. Read more about Hitachi leading the charge of big data ito disease prevention

Hitachi Data Systems’ Online Community for Partners, Developers and Customers

Nick and his team recently launched HDS’ first global online community for customers, partners and developers and it is causing quite a stir due to its’ innovative approach to collaboration. The HDS online community has already been widely recognized by the media and a candidate for a number of industry awards in less than 6 month’s time post-launch. read more

Hitachi Sponsors UC Santa Cruz Research in Cancer Genomics and Data Storage

Two areas of expertise at UC Santa Cruz--genomics and data storage--are brought together under a new research agreement sponsored by Hitachi. The agreement provides funding for cancer genomics research and the development of a pilot information system for evaluating clinical and genomic data from cancer clinical trials.

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