Altiscale Expands Hadoop-as-a-Service in Data Cloud 4.0

Altiscale is launching its Data Cloud 4.0 platform this week. It offers updated capabilities such as support for Apache Hadoop 2.7.1, Apache Spark 1.5.0, Apache Hive 1.2.0 and Apache Pig 0.15.0.

Raymie Stata, CEO and founder of Altiscale, explained to Enterprise Apps Today that Altiscale created its own cloud from the ground up, optimized around the needs of Hadoop.