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Solix Big Data Suite Receives Cloudera CDH5 Certification

Enterprise archiving application based on Apache Hadoop enables low cost bulk data storage and next generation analytics

June 5, 2015 — Santa Clara, CA — Solix Technologies, Inc. (, a leading provider of Enterprise Data Management (EDM) solutions, has received Cloudera CDH5 certification for the Solix Big Data Suite – Enterprise Archiving (version 2.1). By moving less frequently accessed data from production databases into Apache Hadoop, enterprise archiving improves the performance and dramatically reduces the cost and complexity of maintaining tier one systems.The Solix Big Data Suite provides secure, compliant, low-cost, bulk data storage for structured and unstructured data, and is an ideal platform for enterprise archiving and enterprise analytics on a petabyte scale.

Solix Big Data Suite customers will now be supported by Cloudera’s worldwide support network and gain the user interface, security and integration advantages of CDH5. With Cloudera certification, Solix provides the core elements of Apache Hadoop to deliver an enterprise data hub.

“Apache Hadoop is the ideal platform for enterprise archiving”, says Sai Gundavelli, founder and CEO, Solix Technologies, Inc., “We are pleased to partner with Cloudera as the industry leader.”

“Our customers are seeking this best practice approach to reduce costs, meet compliance requirements and load more data into Hadoop for enhanced analytics.” says Charles Zedlewski, Vice President Products at Cloudera, “We’re excited to welcome Solix, a leading provider of enterprise archiving and Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) as a certified Cloudera solution.”

“We are excited about the Solix and Cloudera solution,” says Tony Vaden, CIO at ABC Supply. “Solix’s enterprise archiving application enables a significant analytics potential and Cloudera’s helps us manage the complexity of Hadoop.”

Key features of the Solix Big Data Suite 2.1 with Cloudera CDH5 certification include:

  • Flexibility – Ability to archive both structured and unstructured data into Apache Hadoop
  • Access & Security – Role based access to the data and data masking of sensitive data
  • Reduced cost – Low cost, bulk storage for enterprise data
  • Search & Query – Provides both sql queries and search analytics on all enterprise data
  • ILM – Policy driven retention management and legal hold support
About Solix Technologies

Solix Technologies, Inc. (, the leading provider of Enterprise Data Management (EDM) solutions, helps businesses improve application performance, reduce storage costs, and meet compliance and data privacy requirements by achieving Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) goals. Solix Big Data Suite offers an ILM framework for Enterprise Archiving and Enterprise Data Lake applications with Apache Hadoop as an enterprise data repository. The Solix Enterprise Data Management Suite (Solix EDMS) enables organizations to implement Database Archiving, Test Data Management (Data Subsetting), Data Masking and Application Retirement across all enterprise data. Solix Technologies, Inc. is headquartered in Santa Clara, California and operates worldwide through an established network of value added resellers (VARs) and systems integrators. To learn more, please visit

About Cloudera

Cloudera, Inc. ( is the leader in next generation data management, serving as the largest contributor to open source Apache Hadoop ecosystem. Cloudera’s enterprise data hub (EDH) software platform empowers organizations to store, process, and analyze all enterprise data of any type in any volume. Cloudera creates cost-efficiency while enabling business transformation. For more information on Cloudera, visit

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