Big Data News

There is a lot of activity and analysis in the Big Data space. We’re pulling together the most interesting things we see and sharing them with you.

Taking Big Data to the Street in 2014  /  1.2.15

This was the last year in which Big Data was an off-the-street term. As the year ended, Hortonworks was preparing to go public, with Cloudera preparing for the same outcome. Big Data will officially transition into being a big business this year.

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Big Data Industry Predictions for 2015  /  12.29.14

As 2014 draws to a close, here at insideBIGDATA we’re trying to cool our heels a bit to reflect on the amazing year we had for Big Data. The year saw so much progress in terms of defining the problems to be solved by the big data technology stack as well as how to go about strategic deployments.

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Open Source Players Make IoT, Big Data Predictions for 2015  /  12.29.14

Executives from Red Hat, the Linux Foundation, MapR and Splice Machine offer predictions for open source, big data, the Internet of Things, containerization and networking in 2015.

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A Decade On: The Evolution of Hadoop at Age 10  /  12.22.14

Apache Hadoop turns 10 in 2015. What started as an open-source project intended to enable Yahoo! Internet searches has become, in a relatively short time, the de facto architecture for today’s big data environments.

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10 Hadoop Predictions for 2015  /  12.17.14

Over the next five years, the Hadoop-MapReduce market is expected to hit $2.2bn, a compound annual growth rate (GAGR) of 58%, according to The research firm put the growth down to the increasing amounts of data that has to be stored and analyzed, as well as the cost-prohibitive pricing

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