What is Our View on Big Data?

“Big Data” is a popular phrase these days as large companies have demonstrated the value of analyzing the huge data streams generated by their clients. Passing the data through a suitable analysis environment creates more business opportunities and fosters growth. The definition of “Big Data” is flexible, depending on the topic of the article you [...]

By |2017-01-12T19:45:21-07:00October 8th, 2014|Big Data, Data Intensive Computing|0 Comments

What is Hadoop?

Hadoop is an open source Apache project hadoop.apache.org (downloads are available through mirror sites which are listed on their home page) The current tool for Big Data analysis is Hadoop, a software framework that supports the distribution of computational work to many nodes in a computer cluster. Hadoop’s design makes it particularly effective at processing [...]

By |2017-01-12T19:45:21-07:00September 5th, 2014|Big Data, Data Intensive Computing, Hadoop|0 Comments
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