"Today was the last day of Strata/Hadoop World in NYC, a show that just keeps growing. If I gathered up all of the emails, press releases and briefing notes related to the event this year, I'd probably need a Hadoop cluster to chug through it. Writing a post per news item would be impossible. In fact, even a news roundup would likely end up being a laundry list of announcements, and I'm betting it would be pretty tedious to read.Hadoop and Big Data, "Stratafied" | ZDNet
Far more valuable, and hopefully not too pretentious, would be to synthesize what I've heard, read and seen into a short list of trends that came out of the show and, in some ways, sum up where the analytics industry is right now. So here goes...Strata/Hadoop World NYC 2013...in four simple themes."
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Hadoop and Big Data, "Stratafied" | ZDNet
Check the full article for a summary of some key themes from the just-completed Strata/Hadoop World NYC event. I'll add a fifth theme: the incredible and disruptive (e.g., to traditional independent software vendors) power of the open source community in all things big data