Tag Archives: big data

Why Would I Use NoSQL?

In any job, it helps when you use the right tool for the job. In the Big Data universe there can be many different kinds of data. Structured data in tables. Text from email, tweets, facebook, or other sources. Log … Continue reading

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Managing a Flood of Data

Managing a Flood of Data With increasing connectedness of devices and people, the data just keeps coming. What to do with all that data is becoming an increasing problem, or opportunity if you have the right mindset. In general there … Continue reading

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“Active Flash” for Big Data Analytics on SSD-based Systems

FAST13 USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies February 12–15, 2013 in San Jose, CA If you’re not familiar with the geekfest called USENIX and their file and storage technology conference, it is a very scholarly affair. Papers are submitted on … Continue reading

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