What is Hadoop good for?

Jan 15, 2018 | By Roger Gaskell

It must be confusing if you are a Hadoop newbie at the moment. There are so many conflicting opinions about what it should be used for, as anecdotally demonstrated at the end of this beautifully written piece about the Big Data London event. At one end of the spectrum you have people saying, “it’s only…

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Marriage counsellors needed: Hadoop and BI

Jan 10, 2018 | By Catherine Nottage

We’ve reached the age of pervasive BI, where business insights are placed at the fingertips of those who make the key strategic decisions for success. Leading businesses are data-driven, focused on extracting as much insight and understanding from the data they consume. In the main, Hadoop has been a technology that has facilitated the collection,…

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