Blogs : Big Data

2 months 3 weeks ago

Discussion: How to Evaluate NoSQL Databases

I'm hosting a webinar with William McKnight, founder of McKnight Consulting Group and analyst for Gigaom Research, and Anil Madan, Senior Director of Engineering at PayPal. William will be...
Tags:   Big Data webinar
2 months 3 weeks ago

The Internet of Everything, the Pinnacle of Convergence?

Is the Internet of Everything the pinnacle of convergence? Yes. Yes it is. It's where mobile, IoT / M2M, cloud and big data converge. Where? The smart refrigerator. Again (link). IoT / M2M...
3 months 2 days ago

The Internet of Things, it's not Big Data

That's right. The Internet of Things is not big data. It's continuous data. If big data is an ocean, continuous data is a tributary. And... A tributary does not flow directly into a sea or...
4 months 4 days ago

MongoDB + Big Data, Almost There

When it comes to big data, MongoDB is almost there. It's a start, and that's a good thing. Discuss on Hacker News Discuss on Reddit Background I joined Couchbase in December of 2013...
4 months 6 days ago

When Big Data is Slow

The key to being successful in big data initiatives is being able to manage the speed, scale and structure at sub-millisecond speed. Big Data is a big term. It encompasses concepts about...
4 months 3 weeks ago

Modern Big Data > Hadoop

That's right. A modern big data solution requires more than Hadoop. Welcome to the data, it's all big and fast. Welcome to Big Data Central Discuss on Hacker News Discuss on Reddit I'm...
6 months 18 hours ago

The Big Data / Fast Data Gap

Big Data Apache Hadoop the big data platform. It was designed to derive value from volume. It can store and process a lot of data at rest, big data. It was designed for analytics. It was...