A wonderful critique of some aspects of Big Data: well worth reading in the FT Magazine: Big Data: are we making a big mistake? by Tim Harford
Big Data technologies that started some of it:
MapReduce: Simplified Data Processing on Large Clusters by Jeffrey Dean and Sanjay Ghemawat
SPARK: a smarter hadoop, because more in-memory computing and meant for algorithms and iterative problems. Now part of Apache.
Matei Zaharia: talks about Spark in 2012: Parallel Programming with Spark
© 2014-2015 ContextBridge, Inc.