Pivot3 Gets New CEO Amidst Cloud Exec Shuffle

Pivot3, maker of storage and compute appliances, has appointed Rich Bravman as its new chief executive, effective immediately. Braveman is replacing Robert Fernander, who was Pivot3’s CEO since 2007 and will continue to play a role in the company’s business...

Informatica’s New Universal Hadoop Parsing Tool

Data integration software maker Informatica unveiled HParser, “the first data parsing transformation solution for Hadoop environments” that runs natively inside MapReduce to increase the overall efficiency and performance of a deployment.  The offering is compatible...