Aster MapReduce Appliance

Big Data Analytics - Fast & Easy

Unlock multi-structured data insights from new data types & sources -  from social network to web log data

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Meeting your business needs

Aster MapReduce Appliance from Teradata

Get deeper analytic insight and experience faster time to value by performing data exploration and analysis on the fly. Processes run faster than ever, thanks to end-to-end parallelism of data, massively parallel architecture and embedded SQL and MapReduce engines.
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Teradata Aster MapReduce Platform Whitepaper

MapReduce and the Data Scientist

Easy access to Big Data Analytics - without specialized software or hardware management in your data center or enterprise architecture. If you're already a Teradata customer, you'll be familiar with management consoles, and it will complement your existing database and data warehouse deployments.
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Aster Database 5.0

Delivered ready-to-run from Teradata

Fully-integrated, plug-in-ready system simplifies management of multi-structured data and analytics, proactive systems monitoring, continuous availability, and linear scalability. Includes a complete Aster Database with Aster SQL-MapReduce framework running on proven Teradata hardware.
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Patented SQL-MapReduce Framework

Powerful MapReduce® processing is easily accessible to standard business intelligence tools and SQL-based interfaces, thanks to the embedded MapReduce analytic processing engine and patented SQL-MapReduce framework.
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Teradata Aster MapReduce Platform

Proactive Management for High Availability & Reliability

Maximize data availability with a disk RAID and redundant software design, and detect and address availability issues quickly with built-in diagnostic tools.

Teradata Aster MapReduce Platform

50+ pre-packaged MapReduce Functions

Build rich analytics faster than ever with integrated development tools and a library of pre-built MapReduce analytics. Gain new insights from multi-structured data with new types of analysis, including pattern analysis, graph analyis and path analysis. Learn More

Petabytes of Big Data Capacity

Scalability to grow with your Big Data analysis and storage requirements is built into the Aster MapReduce Appliance.
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Powerful Processing for High Performance

Data analytics run at supercharged speed with dual Intel Six Core Westmere Xeon® processors, the Aster 5.0 database, SUSE Linux 11, the Aster-Teradata connector for high-speed data transfer and 10GbE Node Interconnect.
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Integrated Hardware / Software Stack

This fully-integrated, plug-in-ready, power-efficient unit has everything you need - including a complete Aster Database and the patented Aster SQL-MapReduce framework - all running on proven Teradata hardware. Massively parallel arcthictecture, pre-built libraries of analytic functions and analytic tools complete the package.
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"Now that all our data is in one place, we can understand customer interactions across our entire [retail/ online/e-reader] ecosystem. (MapReduce helps researchers) see trends more quickly than possible in systems only using massively parallel processing."

Marc Parrish, Vice President, Direct Marketing, Barnes & Noble

Barnes & Noble: Reading Success with Big Data Analytics

Big Data Analytics are making a difference in companies' bottom lines and customers' daily lives. By using SQL-MapReduce® processing, retail giant Barnes & Noble was able to easily and cost effectively:

  • Reduce analysis time from weeks to hours
  • Make massive amounts of data available to its audience
  • Monitor every product line in its 2000+ stores in real-time

Watch Marc Parrish discuss the importance of using SQL-MapReduce Analytics for better decision-making through modeling within their data.

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