About BlueData: 

BlueData is transforming how enterprises provision and manage their big data applications. The BlueData software platform lets enterprises create private individualized clusters for each of their users - instantly, using any storage, any server and can run any Hadoop application. With BlueData, enterprises can now run all their big data applications unmodified, extracting value from their data in a fraction of the time and at a lower cost as compared to current solutions. Based in Mountain View, CA, BlueData is founded by a highly experienced team from VMware, Akamai, Intel and SGI and backed by industry luminaries from Silicon Valley.