NetApp – Forrester Total Economic Impact Study


NetApp commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying the NetApp Distributed Content Repository solution running StorageGRID software with E-Series hardware.

NetApp Open Solution for Hadoop


Interested in running a Hadoop proof of concept on enterprise-class storage? Download this special technical report – The NetApp Open Solution for Hadoop Solutions Guide – from the insideBIGDATA whitepaper library to get a technical overview on building Hadoop on NetApp E-series storage.

What Can Hadoop Can Do for Your Big Data Strategy?

SAS Hadoop

For all its agility in handling big data, Hadoop by itself is not a big data strategy.

Flexpod Select for Hadoop


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 […]

Free eBook: Object Storage for Dummies


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 […]

Distributed Content Repositories Manage Big Data Across Geographies


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™ […]

Visual Analytics Solves 5 Big Data Challenges

Visual Analytics

Big Data often present big challenges. However visual analytics can help solve 5 of the biggest big data challenges.

Big Data Gets its Own Quarterly Journal

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, […]

Whitepaper: Cisco Makes the Moves on Big Data

Clipped from: (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, […]

Sponsored Post: Panasas Whitepaper on Solving Big Data Problems with Private Cloud Storage

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 […]