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Pentaho Brings Big Data Analytics to Intel® Distribution for Apache Hadoop Software

February 26, 2013

End-to-end solution combines the Intel Distribution for Apache Hadoop Software with Pentaho’s full range of enterprise data integration and analytics software

February 26, 2013, — Delivering the future of business analytics, Pentaho Corporation today announced that it has entered into an OEM licensing agreement with Intel. Through the agreement Intel will integrate the entire range of software applications in the Pentaho Business Analytics platform into the Intel® Distribution for Apache Hadoop Software (Intel® Distribution), being announced today.

The Intel Distribution features Pentaho’s complete range of analytics software, which includes data mining, interactive reporting, analysis, data discovery/visualizations, dashboards, predictive analytics, data integration and of course full support for big data.

Why Pentaho?
Pentaho Business Analytics offers big data integration and analysis  capabilities and customer-proven embeddable architecture that is modern, open and scalable. These capabilities will enable customers using the Intel Distribution to create high performing big data analytics solutions tailored to their specific business needs.

Richard Daley, chief strategy officer, Pentaho commented, “Intel embedding Pentaho into its big data analytics solution means that customers can more easily integrate Hadoop within their enterprise data environments while also providing exceptional analytics capabilities to a wider set of business users. We are very proud to be Intel’s technology partner and expect it will bring valuable new opportunities for customers looking to leverage the disruptive power of big data.”

Girish Juneja, General Manager, Big Data Software, Intel Corporationcommented, “As big data analytics continues to move into mainstream adoption in the Intel Distribution for Apache Hadoop software with integrated analytics software from Pentaho will give enterprises the ability to store, process and analyse massive volumes of relational and non-relational data, enabling them to explore new business models.”

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  • Visit with Pentaho booth at the O'Reilly Strata Conference, Feb. 26-28, 2013 in Santa Clara, CA.
  • Hear David Henry, senior vice president of enterprise solutions at Pentaho, and Benjamin Lloyd, senior software development manager at NetApp, co-present “Dotting the I’s with Hadoop on Eseries” at 2:20 p.m. on Feb. 28, 2013, at Strata.
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About Pentaho, a Hitachi Group company
Pentaho, a Hitachi Group company, is a leading data integration and business analytics company with an enterprise-class, open source-based platform for diverse big data deployments. Pentaho’s unified data integration and analytics platform is comprehensive, completely embeddable and delivers governed data to power any analytics in any environment. Pentaho’s mission is to help organizations across multiple industries harness the value from all their data, including big data and IoT, enabling them to find new revenue streams, operate more efficiently, deliver outstanding service and minimize risk. Pentaho has over 15,000 product deployments and 1,500 commercial customers today including ABN-AMRO Clearing, BT, EMC, NASDAQ and Sears Holdings Corporation. For more information visit