For all its agility in handling big data, Hadoop by itself is not a big data strategy.
A collection of big data white papers reviewed by the editors of insideBIGDATA. Please visit the insideBIGDATA White Paper Library for a comprehensive list of white papers focus on big data strategies.
Apache Hadoop, a software framework is gaining importance in IT portfolios. The FlexPod Select for Hadoop is an extension of FlexPod initiative built based on Cisco Common Platform Architecture (CPA) for Big Data for deployments that need enterprise class external storage array features. The solution offers a comprehensive analytic stack for big data that includes […]
Object Storage is a technology whose time has come. Exponential increases in the volumes of data being stored, the growing importance of metadata, the need for global access, and a transition to distributed cloudbased applications have pushed traditional block- and file-based storage beyond the breaking point. A new eBook offers timely insight into this important […]
NetApp distributed content repositories can help manage big data intelligently across geographies. Content is growing fast, and objects that must be stored are increasing in both size and lifespan. To help meet this challenge, NetApp provides content-repository solutions with data scalability, enterprise reliability, and object management. You can download the new Forrester Total Economic Impact™ […]
Big Data is getting its own quarterly journal with a little help from Chief Editor Edd Dumbill. Big Data, a highly innovative, open access peer-reviewed journal, provides a unique forum for world-class research exploring the challenges and opportunities in collecting, analyzing, and disseminating vast amounts of data, including data science, big data infrastructure and analytics, […]
Clipped from: www.cisco.com (share this clip) Aneel Lakhani writes that there’s been some recent moves by Cisco around big data, particularly with regards to Hadoop running on Cisco’s Nexus switches and UCS servers. Of note is the publication of an excellent paper, Big Data in the Enterprise: Network Design Considerations. In reviewing multiple data models, […]
Intersect360 Research is out with a new whitepaper this week entitled: “Solving Big Data Problems with Private Cloud Storage.” The paper includes a case study on University of Leicester, which used Panasas ActiveStor to deploy a private cloud. For private storage clouds to be effective, they must address several essential elements, including: Aggregation: Resources are pooled […]
How do you build a ‘data driven’ organization? How can existing firms be transformed into data driven juggernauts? DJ Patil, former Head of Analytics and Data Teams at LinkedIN and currently a Data Science in Residence at Greylock Partners, has written a white paper outlining how analytics operations are designed, what they do, the tools […]
Convey Computer is out with a new whitepaper that explains how their hybrid-core architecture is well suited to Big Data and Graph Computing: As we have reviewed, solving graph problems takes a different approach to computing. One such approach is the Convey HC (hybrid-core) family of computer systems. The Convey systems offer a balanced architecture: […]