Cloudera is building a new open-source storage engine called Kudu, sources say

EXCLUSIVE: Big data company Cloudera is preparing to launch major new open-source software for storing and serving lots of different kinds of unstructured data, with an eye toward challenging heavyweights in the database business, VentureBeat has learned. The storage engine, Kudu, is meant as an alternative to the widely used Hadoop Distributed File System and […] Read more »