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Category Archives: Big Data

Big Data is CRAP

I was watching an interesting “Leaders in Big Data” panel and one of the panelists, Charles Fan from VMWare, had a great name for Big Data (or what you do with it): Create Replicate Append Process Very fitting. If you are interested you can find the video here.

Intel Launches Hadoop Distribution and Project Rhino

Intel apparently is launching it’s own distribution of Hadoop as well as Project Rhino. Project Rhino is an “open-source effort to enhance security in Hadoop,” which makes Hadoop a more viable option for highly sensitive data. The Intel Hadoop distribution aims to optimize Hadoop for Intel Xenon platforms. I’m not convinced we need another distribution […]