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Ashish Sahu

In May 2017, MapD along with and Continuum Analytics announced the GPU Open Analytics Initiative (GOAI), with the goal of accelerating end-to-end analytics and machine learning on GPUs. Adoption of GPUs for general purpose computing is a computing revolution driven by NVIDIA’s hardware innovations. The first project of the initiative was to develop a GPU Data Frame (GDF), providing a mechanism for different processes on the GPU to interchange data more efficiently.... read more

Today we are pleased to announce the release of 3.2.2 version of MapD. This release brings some key capabilities and performance improvements to both our interactive visual analytics client, MapD Immerse, and our GPU-accelerated SQL engine, MapD Core. New Geo Heatmap Chart Type Average taxi fare in NYC across one million taxi rides You can now create geo heatmaps to display density or clusters of activity over a geographical area. The heat map is like a choropleth map (also s... read more