January 2014 Intel Big Data Partner Update

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    What’s in store for partners when it comes to Intel’s Distribution of Apache Hadoop in 2014?

    IDH partnerships are going bigger and wider.  This means a larger ecosystem where partners can come together and collaborate with OEM’s, ISV’s and SI’s to build new solutions for address the new problems that arise with Big Data.  The IDH team is looking forward to STRATA Santa Clara to make the announcements of the new relationships during Boyd Davis’ Keynote Address.

    Partner Sales Training scheduled for January 29th, 11am PST.  If you’re interested in attending, contact benedict.han@intel.com for complete details.

    Partner Events.  

    • - STRATA, Feb 11-13 @Santa Clara
    • - Red Hat Summit, April 14-17 @ San Francisco
    • - MarkLogic World, April 7 @ San Francisco

    For partners who are building internal labs, make sure that you’re on the latest build.  The latest releases of IDH is version 2.5 and 3.0.2.  If you’re on an earlier release and would like the latest version, contact benedict.han@intel.com. Stay tuned for information on next scheduled release for 2.x and 3.x.  

    How do partners gain visibility to the Intel team and the entire ecosystem? There’s a monthly newsletter that highlight partner lead news, joint marketing topics and upcoming training session with Intel.  

    All material related to IDH can be found at http://hadoop.intel.com/resources. All new blogs are posted at http://www.intel.com/server. IDH’s twitter can be found at http://www.twitter.com/IntelHadoop.