"You can now get 10-core CPUs in your 7420, allowing you to have 40 cores in each controller," says Steve Tunstall. "Even better, you can now also go to a huge 1TB of DRAM for your L1ARC in each controller, using the new 16GB DRAM modules." All that and a price drop.
"SOA isn’t something we achieve overnight," says Douwe Pieter van den Bos. "This is a large challenge, not only for architecture or applications, but for the entire stack of operations and decisions. It’s time to grow up."
Planning a Big Data architecture is not about understanding just what is different. It’s also about how to integrate what’s new to what you already have – from database-and-BI infrastructure to IT tools, and end user applications.
Thought for the Day
"Architect: Someone who knows the difference between that which could be done and that which should be done."