Monday, September 20

Month: November 2014

As Hadoop has become more mainstream

Big data is growing faster than ever before, and businesses are looking to take full advantage of it. In fact, the big data market is growing about six times faster than the IT market in general, making it an essential ingredient to success for many companies and industries in the world. It’s through big data analytics that businesses of any size are gaining tremendous benefits to their operations, giving them a sizeable edge over competitors. These analytical advantages are mostly achieved through big data platforms such as Hadoop As Hadoop has become more mainstream, businesses seeking to adopt Hadoop must first choose between two options: on-premise Hadoop and Hadoop in the cloud. Many early adopters of on-premise Hadoop discovered a number of issues with an on-site deployment....