Business Intelligence Benchmark for SQL-on-Hadoop Engines

AtScale, provider of BI (Business Intelligence) on Hadoop, has released its study titled "The Business Intelligence Benchmark for SQL-on-Hadoop engines," which is a performance test of BI workloads on Hadoop. The report also studies the strengths and weaknesses of Hive, ...

Why is Hadoop the Best Platform for Data Management?

Data management including capturing , storing and analyzing data was very expensive and complicated prior to its management by Hadoop.  With the entry of Hadoop in the industry, data management became to handy as well as less expensive. Hadoop’s processing part ...

What Are the Skills You Need to Enter Data Science Market?

More and more companies have become reliant on data science and analytics. When journalists pay as much heed to data scientists as they do political pundits during election years, it’s clear that the data science industry has become a high-visibility, ...

3 Tips for Optimizing Big Data Analytics

Every year, the amount and type of data companies must manage increases. Commonly called Big Data, this information—everything from social media posts, audio and images to transaction records, sensor data and video—continues growing unabated. According to IDC, data is growing ...

The Top 5 Hadoop Distributions

A new report by Forrester Research’s big data analysts says that adopting Hadoop is “mandatory” for any organization that wishes to do advanced analytics and get actionable insights on their data. Forrester estimates that between 60% and 73% of data that ...