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Spotify explains how Hadoop boosts innovation

Spotify has become one of the world's largest music streaming sites since its founding in 2008. In the years since, it has grown to have more than 60 million active users and 15 million paid subscribers, who can enjoy a library of around 25 million songs. A large portion of this success can be attributed…

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How can big data help keep firms secure?

One of the biggest concerns for many businesses at the current time is the increasingly complex security landscape they have to deal with. There have been a large number of high-profile incidents recently that have raised awareness of the problems, with some commentators dubbing 2014 the 'year of the data breach'. At the same time,…

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