2014 View from the Top: Qubole

Gil Allouche, Vice President of Marketing

View from the Top by Gil Allouche, Vice President of Marketing

The #1 Big Data Platform in the Cloud.

Who’s behind Qubole
Founded by the creators of Apache Hive and former managers of Facebook’s big data infrastructure team.

Hadoop as a Service
Qubole runs on a fast, auto-scaling Hadoop cluster with built-in data connectors and a graphical user-interface for Hive, Presto, MapReduce, Pig, Oozie, and Sqoop.

Use Case
Qubole makes it easy to inspect data, author and execute queries, and convert queries into scheduled jobs and data pipelines.

Our Customers
Qubole is trusted by the enterprise companies such as Pinterest, Vocanic, BigCommerce, Insightera (now Marketo) Quora, MediaMath, TubeMogul and many others.


  • “We chose Qubole to tackle our Big Data challenges—Qubole’s solution has addressed our scalability, integration, cluster management issues, and much more.” —Komli Media
  • “Our goal at MediaMath was to take our existing industry leading infrastructure to the next level handling new complex analytics tasks. Qubole has helped us enable this goal with minimal risk.”   —MediaMath
  • “We wanted to focus more on data processing and turning insights into actionable results, and less on the operational side of Hadoop and Amazon S3 for tackling our Big Data integration challenges.”—Insightera, now Marketo