BigData on the Media
This section contains relevant third-party articles on BigData. The information contained in these articles may not reflect our opinion nor point of view.
The Age of Big Data
Very interesting post, where the New York Times comments on the opportunities of BigData in several industries and presents some interesting success cases.
Review by Gabriel Praino
The Man Who Knows Everything
12 Top Big Data Analytics Players
Big Data: In the world of big data, who are the experts and what are the companies in this space?
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The White House is Spending Big Money on Big Data
The article describes the White House approach and strategy around Big Data. It includes references to several projects, including the Federal Cloud Computing Strategy, showing the interest of US government to develop Big Data.
It also describes how the investments on R&D and supercomputing promises to transform the usage of BigData for discovery, research, health, education, security and other sectors of public interest.
Even thought it’s not explicitly mentioned (thought there’s a reference to it), the growing interest in Big Data in coincidence with an the election campaigns, it’s a proof of it’s ability/promise to provide valuable very valuable insights.
Review by Gabriel Praino.
Big Data Predictions for 2012
10 Ways To Complement the Enterprise RDBMS Using Hadoop
Rise Of The Machines: IP Traffic Set To Quadruple By 2016, Thanks To An Influx Of Devices
The TechCrunch article is based in an analysis by Cisco, where they conclude that both IP traffic and the average broadband speed will quadruple by 2016 (4 years). This growth is driven by the expansion of different devices connected to the web, but mostly for online television.
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