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Defining Hadoop

By   /  May 31, 2013  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Enterprise Information Management, Information Management News  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess Brian Proffitt of ReadWrite recently explained what Hadoop is and how it works. He writes, “You can’t have a conversation about Big Data for very long without running into the elephant in the room: Hadoop. This open source software platform managed by the Apache Software Foundation has proven to be very helpful in storing […]

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The Advantages of NoSQL

By   /  March 26, 2013  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Database News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess Brian Proffitt of ReadWriteWeb recently wrote that while NoSQL databases may not be necessary for all companies, they are an ideal option for a large number of businesses. He writes, “The proliferation of non-relational databases in the tech sector these days could lead you to think that these data management tools (also […]

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An Introduction to Red Hat’s Data Grid 6

By   /  June 25, 2012  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Enterprise Information Management  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess Brian Proffitt of ReadWriteWed reports, “Red Hat’s addition of Data Grid 6 to its JBoss family of products cements the company’s position as a major datacenter player. The new storage management component within Red Hat’s JBoss middleware platform is designed to give large e-commerce and financial transaction customers the ability to handle […]

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Big Data Fighting Music Theft

By   /  June 19, 2012  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess Brian Proffitt of ReadWriteWeb reports, “The same kind of digital fingerprinting that helps music lovers identify songs using apps such as Shazam and Soundhound is also being used to help artists, performers and rights holders identify who is using those songs – yet another way big data is changing the way we live and do business. […]

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