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  1. 1. Impetus sponsors Hadoop World 2009<br /> <br />Innovative solutions focusing on Hadoop Technologies to be demonstrated by Impetus on the show floor<br />New Delhi, 29 September, 2009:  Impetus Technologies (www.impetus.com) pioneers in outsourced product development and engineering services, has announced that it is sponsoring the Hadoop World Conference this year to be held in New York City on October 2nd, 2009. Impetus will showcase its High Performance Computing (HPC) services, based on a combination of expertise on Hadoop technologies, Parallel Multicore Computing and Hardware GPU. <br /> <br />The Hadoop World Conference, organized by Cloudera, will feature in-depth case studies and real-world examples of how traditional enterprises use the powerful new open source technology Hadoop.<br /> <br />Impetus has made significant investments in creating practices around next generation technologies and solutions, among them HPC. The company services diverse business needs using HPC based software (Hadoop, Korus, Grids, Erlang) and hardware centric GPU (using CUDA) solutions. Impetus offers R&D, Proof-of-Concept creation and Consultancy for Hadoop Optimization and Cloud Deployments. The company adopts various HPC best practices in order to deliver high value and optimal solutions to meet various client application requirements.<br /> <br />On the occasion, Impetus’ CEO, Praveen Kankariya says, “Hadoop is a revolutionary technology and its buzz continues to excite us all. We have built considerable expertise and experience and also implemented solutions based on Hadoop. We are here to learn more on Hadoop and understand how we can deliver more value to our clients that run heavy data intensive applications.”<br />Impetus, through its Labs initiatives, continues to make significant investments in emerging technology areas, and build solutions and frameworks that enable it to deliver HPC services faster and smarter.  There is also a consistent focus on proactive research in upcoming trends that can further be applied to finesse the solution offerings.<br />About Impetus <br />Headquartered in San Jose, Impetus Technologies provides outsourced software product design, R&D and related services to leading global software product companies. Impetus has been involved with hundreds of product launches over its decade-long association with its clients ranging from enterprise class companies to innovative technology start-ups.<br />Impetus works on cutting-edge technologies to develop a variety of next-generation products for a range of vertical domains. From enterprise applications that optimize supply chains and credit portfolios, to solutions for the emerging rich media and digital content verticals; and from products for wireless networks and mobile handsets to software for network forensics and communication monitoring, Impetus’ emphasis on continuous innovation adds significant value to its clients’ technology initiatives.<br />Impetus was founded in 1991 as a software product development company and Impetus Infotech India Pvt. Ltd. was incorporated in 2000.<br />Impetus has been recognized at various platforms, including being ranked in Red herring 100 Asia 2008, Deloitte Technology Fast 500 in 2008 and was among the NASSCOM Top 100 IT Innovators 2007. Impetus received the Best Software Exporter Award in 2007 and 2009 for the state of Madhya Pradesh and also The Economic Times, Acer, Intel “Smart Workplace Award 2008”. Impetus has been also featured in Gartner’s ‘Cool Vendors in IT Services and Sourcing’ report for 2009.<br />For more information, visit www.impetus.com or write to info@impetus.com.<br /> <br />About Cloudera <br />Cloudera (www.cloudera.com), the commercial Hadoop company, develops and distributes Hadoop, the open source software that powers the data processing engines of the world's largest and most popular web sites. Founded by leading experts on big data from Facebook, Google, Oracle and Yahoo, Cloudera's mission is to bring the power of Hadoop, MapReduce, and distributed storage to companies of all sizes in the enterprise, Internet and government sectors. <br />Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Cloudera has financial backing from Accel Partners, Greylock Partners and angel investors who include Diane Greene (former CEO of VMware), Marten Mickos (former CEO of MySQL), and Jeff Weiner (CEO of LinkedIn). <br />***<br />