Database Management

Why Big Data Is A Big Deal

Provided by BMC Software

Category Database Management

Type White Paper

Length 10

Publish Date February 04 2014

Date posted July 26 2016

Overview

Enterprises are generating, collecting and storing data at an astounding rate, in large part because they’re collecting data from more sources than ever. The challenge is for enterprises to turn that big data into valuable information by mining it to find useful nuggets or analyzing it in new ways to answer questions and make predictions that previously were simply not possible. This white paper from BMC looks at how Hadoop can provide organizations with the Big Data technology they need and provides six considerations for a Hadoop proof-of-concept project.

Recommended for You

phil-muncaster

How a Washington crackdown on Huawei could backfire for everyone

Phil Muncaster reports on China and beyond

dan2

5G is over-hyped and expectations need reining in

Dan Swinhoe casts a critical eye on the future

keri-allan

What can we learn from tech initiatives in the Middle East?

Keri Allan looks at the latest trends and technologies

Most Recent Comments

Our Case Studies

IDG Connect delivers full creative solutions to meet all your demand generatlon needs. These cover the full scope of options, from customized content and lead delivery through to fully integrated campaigns.

images

Our Marketing Research

Our in-house analyst and editorial team create a range of insights for the global marketing community. These look at IT buying preferences, the latest soclal media trends and other zeitgeist topics.

images

Poll

Should the government regulate Artificial Intelligence?