What to consider when choosing a “big data” infrastructure


See on Scoop.itData Nerd’s Corner

As the adoption of a big data infrastructure continues in firms, identifying the many factors surrounding an unstructured storage environment becomes even more important.

Carla Gentry CSPO‘s insight:

Data has become a full-fledged factor of production, like capital, labor and raw materials, and it’s not just a requirement for organizations with obscure applications in special industries. Companies in all sectors are combining and comparing more data sets in an effort to lower costs, improve quality, increase productivity and create new products. For example, analyzing data supplied directly from products in the field can help improve designs. Or a company may be able to get a jump on competitors through a deeper analysis of its customers’ behavior compared with that of a growing number of available market characteristics.

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