Magnitude Software Acquires Simba Technologies, leading Data Access and Analytics Connectivity Provider

Acquisition enables connectivity to heterogeneous applications, traditional and Big Data sources AUSTIN, Texas – AUGUST 16, 2016 – Magnitude Software, a leading provider of Enterprise Information Management (EIM) software, today announced the acquisition of Simba Technologies Inc., a global leader in cross-platform standards-based data access solutions for relational, multi-dimensional and non-relational data sources. The acquisition Read the full article


Announcing SimbaEngine X:
The Leading ODBC & JDBC Driver Development Environment

Simba Technologies releases SimbaEngine X, the industry-leading Big Data Connectivity SDK for custom ODBC, ADO.NET, OLEDB, and JDBC driver development for any data source VANCOUVER, BC – May 23, 2016 – Simba Technologies Inc., the global leader in standards-based relational and multi-dimensional data connectivity, announced today the release of SimbaEngine X for rapid development of Read the full article



Simba Technologies Introduces ODBC, JDBC Drivers for Couchbase Server 4.0

Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity, announced the release of the Simba ODBC and JDBC Drivers for Couchbase with SQL Connector. The drivers support the just-announced Couchbase Server 4.0, the high-performance, open-source NoSQL distributed database. The Simba ODBC and JDBC drivers for Couchbase data enable users to enjoy seamless connectivity from their Couchbase database to their BI tool (or tools) of choice.


Simba Technologies Broadens Connectivity Solution Portfolio with ODBC, JDBC Drivers for SQL Server, DynamoDB, and Redshift Data Sources

New ODBC and JDBC Drivers – Already in Use by Key Partners – Extend Simba’s Retail Family of Big Data Connectivity Solutions to Microsoft, Amazon Data Platforms VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – September 29, 2015 – Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity, announced the release of new ODBC and JDBC drivers Read the full article


SQL Server ODBC Driver Built by Simba Technologies Ships with Microsoft Excel 2016 for Mac

Simba Technologies’ SQL Server ODBC Driver is now included as an integral component of Microsoft’s Excel 2016 for Mac. The Simba-built SQL Server ODBC connector is included with Excel 2016 for Mac, now shipping with Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac (released July 9). Excel 2016 for Mac users can find the SQL Server ODBC connector on the Data tab under “New Database Query.”


Simba Technologies Announces Its Connectivity Platform has Been Licensed by SAP for Use with SAP’s Analytics Suite

Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in big data connectivity, announced that SAP will use big data connectivity delivery from Simba Technologies for its Analytics Division line of products. Under terms of the agreement, SAP has licensed 18 ODBC and JDBC drivers that will enable SAP® software to connect to data sources via JDBC and ODBC APIs, specifically:
•JDBC: Hadoop Hive, Cloudera Impala, Amazon Elastic MapReduce (EMR), Amazon Redshift, Spark SQL, Couchbase, MongoDB, and Cassandra
•ODBC: Hadoop Hive, Cloudera Impala, Amazon Elastic MapReduce (EMR), Amazon Redshift, Spark SQL, Couchbase, HBase, Google BigQuery, MongoDB, and Cassandra


Simba Technologies® Introduces New, Powerful JDBC Driver with SQL Connector for Apache Spark™

More Flexibility, Better Performance: Data Scientists Using Java Applications Can Now SQL-query Spark Data via the JDBC API

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – June 16, 2015 – Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity extended its pioneering leadership in the Spark connectivity space, and announced the release of the new Simba Apache Spark Driver for JDBC with SQL Connector. The new Spark JDBC driver with SQL Connector gives data scientists greater flexibility and faster connectivity for Java applications accessing Spark via the JDBC API.


Simba Technologies™, MapR Team (Again) on ODBC Connectivity for Apache Drill 1.0

  Building upon Long-term Partnership, MapR Delivers Simba-developed, ODBC 3.8-compliant Drill Connector in Namesake Hadoop Distribution VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – June 9, 2015 – Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity announced the availability of its ODBC driver developed specifically for Apache Drill v1.0. Apache Drill v1.0—a low-latency SQL query engine Read the full article


Simba Technologies Joins with Simon Fraser University and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada to Fund New Chair for Women in Science and Engineering for BC and Yukon

SFU Professor Dr. Lesley Shannon Awarded Five-year Term to Promote Opportunities for Women in Science and Engineering VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – May 22, 2015 – Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity announced it is partnering with Simon Fraser University (SFU) and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Read the full article


Simba Technologies® Launches New SimbaEngine® ODBC and JDBC Software Development Platform; Takes Development Performance, Ease of Deployment to New Heights

  The SDK Built for Speed Gets Even Faster: New 9.5 Version of Market-Leading SDK Outpaces the Competition with Expanded Collaborative Query Execution, Driver Manager Auto-detection, and Enhanced Mac Support VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – May 12, 2015 – Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity announced the launch of the new Read the full article


Simba Technologies Introduces Salesforce Adapter for SAP Data Services, Now Available for Developer Preview

  Connects SAP Data Services to Salesforce: Customers Can Now Query Salesforce Data Directly  VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – May 7, 2015 – Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity, announced the developer preview release of its new Salesforce Adapter for SAP Data Services. The software was developed in conjunction with SAP’s Read the full article


Databricks Offers Simba Technologies-developed ODBC 3.8 Connectivity, SQL Capability for Apache Spark

New Case Study: Why and How Databricks Chose Simba to Deliver ODBC Connectivity in the Cloud VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – February 18, 2015 – Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity, announced the release of a new case study: “Databricks Chooses Simba for ODBC Connectivity in the Cloud.” The case study Read the full article


Simba Technologies and DataStax Partner to Offer New Apache Cassandra™ 2.x ODBC 3.8 Connector for DataStax Enterprise

Cassandra Innovator Releases OEM ODBC Driver with Mac Access, ODBC 3.8 Compliance, and SQL Query Capability VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – February 17, 2015 – Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity announced that DataStax, the company that delivers Apache Cassandra™ to the enterprise, has licensed Simba-developed ODBC connectivity for its market-leading Read the full article


Sisense, Simba Technologies Partner: Business Users Can Now Connect to, Analyze Massively-complex MongoDB Datasets without Having to Write Code

Pairing of Simba ODBC 3.8 Connectivity, Sisense BI Software Takes SQL-on-MongoDB Analytics to Unprecedented Levels of Speed, Performance, and Ease of Use VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – February 11, 2015 – Today Sisense, a leader in Big Data analytics for business users, and Simba Technologies Inc.®, the leader in Big Data connectivity, joined forces to deliver Read the full article


SQL on NoSQL: Simba Technologies Releases New ODBC 3.8 Connector for Cassandra 2.x, Delivers SQL Query Capability for Cassandra Data Clusters

Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity, introduced version two of its industry-leading ODBC driver for the Apache Cassandra high-performance distributed database platform. This release breaks new ground in cross-platform connectivity: The Simba Technologies Apache Cassandra ODBC Driver is the first to extend Cassandra data access to the Mac platform. In addition, the new driver enables direct SQL query translation to the Cassandra Query Language (CQL), offering users unparalleled performance at scale.


Canary Labs Makes History with Fast, Scalable ODBC Connectivity from Simba Technologies®

Case Study: Data Historian and Trending Software Leader Cites Performance, Complex-query Support, Engineer-to-engineer Communication, and Extended SQL Capabilities for Choosing SimbaEngine® SDK VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – December 18, 2014 – Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity, announced the release of a new case study: “How Canary Labs Makes History with Read the full article


The Future of Enterprise BI Connectivity Arrives: Simba Technologies® Introduces ODBC Driver for Spark SQL

New Connector Enables Direct SQL Connectivity to Apache Spark Data VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – December 3, 2014 – Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity, announced the new Simba Technologies Spark ODBC Driver, an innovative SQL Connector for Apache Spark, the powerful open-source processing engine for Hadoop data built around speed, Read the full article


Simba Technologies Revolutionizes Connectivity Driver Development with the New SimbaEngine ODBC and JDBC Software Development Platform

Version 9.4 of Industry-leading SDK Features JDBC 4.1 Support, Tableau Certification, Multiprocess Capabilities, and Accelerated Development VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – November 4, 2014 – Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity announced the release of version 9.4 of its flagship SimbaEngine® Software Development Kit, the best-in-class driver-development environment for enterprise data Read the full article


Simba Technologies® Brings SQL to MongoDB

New Simba MongoDB ODBC Driver v1.7 Introduces New SQL Interface for MongoDB Data, Improved Server Communication, ODBC 3.8 Support VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – October 28, 2014 – Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity announced the availability of version 1.7 of its innovative MongoDB ODBC Driver, providing best-in-class connectivity for MongoDB Read the full article


Simba Technologies® ODBC Connectivity Goes Live with Apache Hadoop Drill Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Simba Technologies Delivers ODBC 3.8 Driver for the MapR Distribution for Hadoop with integrated Low-latency SQL Query Engine VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – October 16, 2014 – Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity announced the availability of an ODBC driver from Simba Technologies developed specifically for Apache Drill. Read the full article


Databricks Selects Simba Technologies® for ODBC Connectivity on Spark SQL

Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity, and Databricks, the company founded by the creators of Apache Spark–the powerful open-source processing engine that provides blazingly fast and sophisticated analytics, announced that Simba Technologies is providing ODBC connectivity for Databricks’ Spark SQL. The technology pairing creates a powerful business solution for Databricks customers, giving them accessible, high-performance connectivity to their data.


Altiscale and Simba Join Forces to Improve Connectivity For Cloud-based SQL-on-Hadoop

PALO ALTO, Calif., October 7, 2014 – Altiscale, Inc., a leading innovator in Hadoop-as-a-Service (HaaS) solutions, and Simba Technologies, Inc., the leader in ODBC 3.8 and JDBC 4.0 Big Data connectivity solutions, today announced it has partnered to provide Simba Technologies’ industry-leading ODBC driver as part of Altiscale’s SQL-on-Hadoop offering. By doing so, Altiscale makes Read the full article


Couchbase Chooses Simba Technologies® to Deliver ODBC and JDBC Connectivity

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Couchbase Chooses Simba Technologies® to Deliver ODBC and JDBC Connectivity  Simba Technologies to Build ODBC 3.8, JDBC Drivers for the World’s Leading High-performance, Distributed Database VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA AND MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA – October 6, 2014 – Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in standards-based connectivity solutions for relational and multi-dimensional Read the full article


Introducing the Simba Certified-for-Tableau Custom ODBC Driver Program

“Yep, It Works with Tableau”: New Certification Program Provides Tableau Interoperability Validation for SimbaEngine SDK-developed Custom ODBC Drivers VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – August 6, 2014 – Today Simba Technologies Inc.®, the worldwide leader in Big Data connectivity, announced the launch of its “Certified-for-Tableau” custom ODBC Driver program. The certification service is available immediately for developers Read the full article