Partnership with Hortonworks!

by Sumit Mund | Nov 22, 2013

Today, Hadoop has been synonymous with big data as it has been the platform of choice for big data processing. Apache™ Hadoop® is an open source project governed by the Apache Software Foundation (ASF) that allows you to gain insight from massive amounts of structured and unstructured data quickly and without significant investment.

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What is big data and how big it is?

by Sumit Mund | Jul 29, 2013

Yesterday, I was discussing with my younger brother who works as a petrophysicist. He suddenly paused me, "Hey, wait. I am hearing much about this big data. What makes this big data and how is it different from the data we deal?" I face this question quite often by clients as well. As I started my 5 minutes lecture to him on big data, I decided to compose a post with some nice collections to give a beginner a head start to big data. And here I am...

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