With Amazon Web Services, you can get your big data infrastructure up and running quickly.  In addition to the big data web services, AWS also provides you with a comprehensive ecosystem of technology and consulting partners through our AWS Partner Network and AWS Marketplace.  Our partners have created innovative big data analytics solutions or have implemented successful big data platforms for other customers in the AWS Cloud.

AWS Big Data Test Drives allow you to quickly and easily explore the rich ecosystem of products designed to address Big Data challenges using AWS. For instance, take a test drive of SAS Visual Analytics with your own sample data or try any number of other big data solutions such as Splunk, MongoDB, SAP Business Objects on HANA or Microstrategy to name a few. These Test Drives are developed by AWS Partner Network (APN) Consulting and Technology partners and are provided free of charge for education, demonstration, and evaluation purposes. Each Test Drive includes enough free AWS server time to launch and explore these live enterprise solution stacks.

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Take a Test Drive of SAS Visual Analytics today. We can provision you with your own personalised environment using Amazon Web Services in less than 30 minutes and its free for the first 4 hours. Let us step you through the example reports we have created for you and then you can upload your own data into this environment and see how easy it is to build your own reports in minutes. Contact Selerity if an extended trial is required.

Take a Test Drive of Tableau, an Enterprise level software tool that helps organizations visualize their data by enabling easy to create interactive charts and dashboards. This Test Drive demonstrates how easy it is to identify business insights, as you will create a professional looking dashboard using Tableau's desktop tool. You will create this dashboard using live queries on data sets stored in AWS Redshift, a petabyte scale data warehouse service.

Take a Test Drive of an Intro to Splunk, a lab environment that orients you to the key features of Splunk in order to demonstrate the power of monitoring machine data for Operational Intelligence.

When you are ready to start your first big data project, you may want to turn to a partner for help either with a big data technology application or solutions integration team. AWS provides its customers with an ecosystem of proven experts through the Amazon Partner Network (APN). The APN Competency Program is designed to provide AWS customers with demonstrated technical proficiency and proven success in specialized solution areas, such as big data. 

The APN Big Data Competency are APN Consulting Partners and APN Technology Partners who have demonstrated expertise in helping customers evaluate and use the tools, techniques, and technologies of working with big data productively, at any scale.

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With the AWS Marketplace, you can easily find, compare, and immediately start using the big data applications you need.  Explore the store to see the latest offerings of NoSQL, Hadoop, and analytics big data solutions.

Jaspersoft for AWS is a commercial open source reporting and analytics server built for AWS that can run standalone or be embedded in your application. Our business intelligence suite allows you to easily create beautiful, interactive reports, dashboards and data visualizations.

Perform real-time analysis, develop and deploy real-time applications with the SAP HANA One, an instance of SAP HANA in-memory platform on AWS. Natively built using in-memory technology and now deployed on AWS, SAP HANA One is designed to accelerate transactional processing, operational reporting, OLAP, and, predictive and text analysis while bypassing traditional data latency & maintenance issues created through pre-materializing views and pre-caching query results.

Xplenty puts Big Data within reach for companies of all sizes. The innovative Xplenty Hadoop platform is an easy-to-use cloud service that takes the complexity out of Hadoop, so you can get started right away.

SoftNAS is true NAS with features such as cross-zone/cross-region replication, data compression, de-duplication, thin-provisioning, automatic error detection/correction and more. SoftNAS is the only AWS NAS that supports Cross-Zone HA with the industry's first patent pending Elastic HA technology with 99.999% reliability.

Couchbase Server is an open source NoSQL database, and it's available in an enterprise edition. It is a scalable, high performance NoSQL database engineered to support AWS.