Mortar has joined Datadog, the leading SaaS-based monitoring service for cloud applications. Read more about what this means here.


Big Data Startup Mortar 
Expands beyond Hadoop 
Mortar, a startup helping developers launch Hadoop jobs in the Amazon cloud, is offering a managed version of the open source Luigi tool for managing big data pipelines.  Read more...
Build Your Own Netflix-Style 
Suggestion Machine for Free
Netflix has spent years building and improving its recommendation engine. But now anyone can download and tinker with this kind of software, thanks to a new open source project.  Read more...
Mortar Wins Grand Prize
in Global AWS Competition
Amazon Media Room
Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS) today announced the winners of the sixth AWS Global Start-Up Challenge. Winners were selected from more than 2,500 submissions in 85 countries.  Read more...
Businesses 'Freak Out'
Over Big Data
Mortar Data CEO K Young says many companies struggle to keep up with the infrastructure and expertise big data requires. Does your enterprise have the resources it needs to take full advantage of big data?  Read more...