Visualize and report on your Apache Cassandra NoSQL data in real time

Vancouver, BC – October 23, 2013 – Simba Technologies, the industry’s Open Database Connectivity (ODBC) expert for Big Data solutions, announced today it can now enable powerful visualization for Tableau Software with Apache Cassandra data sources.    Simba’s Cassandra ODBC Driver with SQL Connector provides customers’ access for seamless connection to Tableau with their Cassandra NoSQL data source.

Built upon the SimbaEngine SDK driver development framework – the industry’s leading ODBC SDK for high-performance custom ODBC driver development – Simba’s Cassandra ODBC Driver is fully compatible with the ODBC 3.52 data standard and adds important functionality such as Unicode support for high-performance computing environments on all platforms, including Windows, RedHat, SUSE, Solaris, AIX, HP-UX and Mac OS X.

“Simba has pioneered many revolutionary ODBC drivers that have changed the way people can visualize their data and the Simba Cassandra ODBC Driver with SQL Connector is a perfect example,” says Rob Eisses, Simba Technologies VP Sales & Marketing. “With the innovative abilities of our Big Data driver, such as mapping SQL to CQL is just one of the innovations in the Cassandra ODBC Driver.”

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About Apache Cassandra Database

Apache Cassandra is a massively scalable open source NoSQL database. Cassandra is perfect for managing large amounts of structured, semi-structured, and unstructured data across multiple data centers and the cloud. Cassandra delivers linear scalability and performance across many commodity servers with no single point of failure, and provides a powerful dynamic data model designed for maximum flexibility and fast response times.

About Simba Technologies

Simba Technologies ( is the recognized world leader in standards-based data access and analytics products and solutions for both relational and multi-dimensional data sources.  Simba provides data connectivity solutions to many of the world’s leading companies on various platforms, including Windows, Mac, UNIX, Linux and many mobile device platforms.  Simba’s data connectivity products support multiple interfaces, including ODBC, JDBC, OLE DB, OLE DB for OLAP (ODBO), XML for Analysis (XMLA), ADO, ADO.NET, ADOMD and ADOMD.NET.

Simba’s software is used worldwide.  Its customers include leading independent software vendors and global enterprises like Cloudera®, Hortonworks®, MapR®, Google®, Intel®,  Alteryx®, Infor®, Microsoft®, Oracle®, SAP® and Teradata®.

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