back to article Cloudera, MongoD: Still digitally transforming biz. Still losing money

Open source data software slinger Cloudera drastically slashed net losses in the first quarter of its fiscal new year but only after hacking away at a string of company expenses from R&D to staff costs. Financials for the three-month period ended 30 April 2018 showed a 29 per cent upward swing in sales to $102.7m with both …

  1. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    "New logo wins"


    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Re: "New logo wins"

      Badgers and Badgerisms.

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward


    "both of which include the customers migrating workloads from legacy databases to Mongo DB"

    Fools rush in. Few come back out. The trend-hearse is waiting.

    (Just today, MongoDB decided that it shouldn't bother to continue with its work after the disk went full while MySQL on the same disk just recovered gracefully after a rapid file culling operation (don't ask); downtime ensued.)

    1. yoganmahew

      Re: Seriously.

      Legacy, it appears, has come to mean "fault-tolerance, does error checking, knows what to do in at least expected error situations".

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