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


What Today’s SAP Analytics-Simba Announcement Means: Seamless ODBC Connectivity Paired with Powerful BI

Today, Simba announced that its connectivity platform has been licensed by SAP for use with SAP’s Analytics suite. The agreement is comprehensive–On the analytics side, the deal covers SAP’s entire Analytics Division line of products. Quoting today’s press release: Through this agreement, Simba extends unlimited licensing of the drivers to groups within SAP in support Read the full article


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


New Case Study: Why Couchbase Chose Simba ODBC and JDBC Drivers for Couchbase Server

Simba ODBC, JDBC Connectivity Makes it Easy to Connect Any Data Source to Leading NoSQL Database Couchbase delivers Couchbase Server, the high-performance, open-source NoSQL distributed database. Developers around the world use Couchbase to build enterprise web, mobile, and IoT applications that support massive data volumes in real time. Couchbase is also the developer of N1QL, Read the full article


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



Hadoop, Stormtroopers, and Flash Mobs, Oh My! A Strata + Hadoop World 2015 Recap from the Exhibit Floor

Another Strata + Hadoop World event has come and gone, and well, what can I say, other than this is (yet again) one way to spend your VC funding. (“Oh. Another flash mob. Yaaaaaaay…”) Yep, performances every 45 minutes or so Thursday. Tricky to finish conversation when the catchy “thumpa-thumpa” music starts up next door. 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


Apache Spark continues to make inroads

I was reading a good article on Datanami entitled “Apache Spark Continues to Spread Beyond Hadoop“.  This is a good overview of how Apache Spark is gaining traction.  Simba has worked with the folks at Databricks from the early days when we had Spark and Shark.  Shark has now become Spark SQL and Simba continues 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


Introducing the new Simba Cassandra ODBC Driver V2

Today, we announced the launch of version two of our Cassandra ODBC connector. The release introduces several new features, including: Mac Support – Lets Mac users connect directly to Cassandra data clusters. ODBC 3.8 Support – This is the first ODBC 3.8-compliant Cassandra driver in the market, and it takes advantage of features in the latest 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.


Simba Technologies Releases SimbaEngine SDK 9.3 Platform Supporting ODBC 3.8; Data Scientists Everywhere Rejoice

Simba Technologies Inc., the enterprise leader in standards-based connectivity solutions for relational and multi-dimensional data, today launched version 9.3 of its SimbaEngine Software Development Kit, the best-in-class driver-development environment for enterprise data integration. The SimbaEngine SDK 9.3 enables developers to produce ODBC, JDBC, OLE DB or ADO.NET data connectivity to both SQL-enabled and non-SQL data stores.