Chris Webb's BI Blog

Analysis Services, MDX, PowerPivot, DAX and anything BI-related

Dryad goes commercial?

with one comment

I’m in the middle of my summer holiday at the moment, hence the relative silence here, but I just noticed this article by Mary Jo Foley suggesting that Microsoft might be turning Dryad into a commercial product next year and couldn’t resist posting it:
http://www.zdnet.com/blog/microsoft/microsoft-research-parallel-programming-project-set-to-go-commercial-in-2011/7161

There was a flurry of interest in it a few years ago but I thought all had gone quiet; maybe this is this the source of the rumours that Microsoft/Hadoop rumours too? I also notice that SQL Server/SSIS has disappeared from the ‘software stack’ diagram; is there going to be any tie-in with the rest of Microsoft’s BI efforts?

Written by Chris Webb

August 19, 2010 at 11:01 pm

Posted in BI

One Response

Subscribe to comments with RSS.

  1. [...] what Dryad is, Daniel Moth has blogged a great collection of introductory links; and Jamie and I have been following Dryad for some time too. Although it seems like its integration with SSIS has [...]


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,302 other followers

%d bloggers like this: