SlideShow | 19 In-memory Databases for Big Data Analytics (Gartner)

Amid the big data boom, the in-memory database market will enjoy a 43 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR) – leaping from $2.21 billion in 2013 to $13.23 billion in 2018, predicts Markets and Markets, a global research firm Gartner.

What’s driving that demand? Simply put, in-memory databases allow real-time analytics and situation awareness on “live” transaction data – rather than after-the-fact analysis on “stale data,” notes a recent Gartner market guide. Here are 19 in-memory database options mentioned in that Gartner market guide. Read More

Big Data Projects: How to Choose NoSQL Databases

Mr Casselberry writes, “When you hear people referring to big data, they’re actually referring to is the use of NoSQL database implementations to store and process large amounts of information.

Don’t be discouraged! In the following sections we’ll get into what those NoSQL databases are and how to identify which is best, if any, for your project[s]” Read More

Hadoop: What It Is And Why It’s Such A Big Deal

    Source – www.datasciencecentral.com Posted by Vincent Granville.  Guest blog post by Francesca Krihely. Here’s a prediction and a challenge, rolled into one. Whatever the level of your present understanding of Hadoop, in short, you’re going to hear a lot more about Hadoop in future. And the challenge? Well, it’s this: whatever the level of your present understanding of […]

DATA SCIENCE AND ITS RELATIONSHIP TO BIG DATA AND DATA-DRIVEN DECISION MAKING

Authors: Foster Provost  and Tom Fawcett  Department of Information, Operations, and Management Sciences Leonard N. Stern School of Business New York University GO TO PAPER Abstract Companies have realized they need to hire data scientists, academic institutions are scrambling to put together data-science programs, and publications are touting data science as a hot—even ‘‘sexy’’—career choice. However, there […]

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