For all its agility in handling big data, Hadoop by itself is not a big data strategy.
Big Data often present big challenges. However visual analytics can help solve 5 of the biggest big data challenges.
According to Evans Data’s 80% percent of developers working with Big Data expect their need for data storage to increase during the next 12 months.
Inderpal Bhandar, Chief Data Officer at Express Scripts noted in his key note presentation at the Big Data Innovation Summit in Boston that IT, business and data scientist need to be also concerned with big data veracity.
As a data scientist, I should believe in the value of surveys and other data collection mechanisms. In the case IT industry surveys, I’m not convinced how accurately the respondents report their reality while rushing through online surveys. So taking the results with a grain of salt, I found an intriguing article appearing in Forbes: The State of Big Data: What The Surveys Say. [Read More...]