Kafka 0.9 and MapR Streams put streaming data in the spotlight

As the Internet of Things (IoT) heats up as a topic, and as big data continues along on its path to maturity, streaming data technology, which fits perfectly in the intersection of the two, is having its shining moment. How appropriate, ...

MongoDB, Cassandra, and HBase-the three NoSQL databases to watch

Hadoop gets much of the big data credit, but the reality is that NoSQL databases are far more broadly deployed -- and far more broadly developed. In fact, while shopping for a Hadoop vendor is relatively straightforward, picking a NoSQL ...

The new Reality-Data Warehouse And Big Data:Modernizing a Traditional BI Concept

Stefan Müller, Director Business Intelligence & Big Data, it-novum Big Data seems to have rendered the traditional data warehouse concept obsolete, being too slow, not flexible enough and having poor analytics. However, this article shows that – implemented in in the ...

NoSQL, NewSQL, or RDBMS-How To Choose

When should you choose a NoSQL or NewSQL option versus a conventional relational database management system? Here are 10 telltale traits that will help you make the right choice. Today's databases are not only expected to be flexible enough to handle ...
1 2 3