Making a success of big data analytics is a bit like constructing a skyscraper. Foundations need to be laid and the land prepared for construction, or else the building will rest on shaky ground. Download your free book, "Driving Growth & Innovation with Big Data" The success of any analytics project depends on the quality and relevance of the data it’s built upon. The issue today is that companies collect an exponentially large volume and variety of information in many...
Interactive data lake query at scale is not easy, but it's essential for truly understanding the value of your data. In this article, we’re going to take a look at some of the problems you need to overcome to make full productive use of all your data.
New advancements enable us to do more with our big data than we’ve ever been able to before. But there are two other advances that are playing a huge role in this revolution - open-source software and cloud computing.
The data lake based on Apache Spark clusters and object storage is truly the best option now. Take a deep dive into why that has happened and the history behind it, and why Apache Spark and object storage are truly the best choice for you.
GDPR is fast approaching – May 25, 2018. And the implications for big data are, well, big. Essentially, GDPR is a regulation intended to strengthen and unify data protection for all individuals within the European Union, and it applies regardless of where the company is located.
Data is now the world's most valuable resource. Ajay Banga, CEO of Mastercard, said, "I believe that the prosperity that oil brought in the last 50 years, data will bring in the next 50, 100 years if you use it the right way."