Do we need a Big Data infrastructure to get with the times?

There were five exabytes of information created between the dawn of civilisation through 2003, but that much information is now created every two days — Eric Schmidt, Google, (in 2003). Handling huge data sets in applications have many challenges. By now, you probably have heard or mentioned the same statement in every data-oriented team discussion. […] The post Do we need a Big Data infrastructure to get with the times? appeared first on e27.


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There were five exabytes of information created between the dawn of civilisation through 2003, but that much information is now created every two days — Eric Schmidt, Google, (in 2003).

Handling huge data sets in applications have many challenges. By now, you probably have heard or mentioned the same statement in every data-oriented team discussion.

Big Data is no longer a growing trend. Last year it vanished from the list of emerging technologies in Gartner’s chart – it last featured on the chart in 2013, described as “peak of inflated expectations” (See below for the comparison)....

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