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Jan 20

Which Big Data Company has the World’s Biggest Hadoop Cluster?

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Which companies use Hadoop for analyzing big data?  How big are their clusters?  I thought it would be fun to compare companies by the size of their Hadoop installations.  The size would indicate the company’s investment in Hadoop, and subsequently their appetite to buy big data products and services from vendors, as well as their …

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Jan 02

Up and Coming Big Data Vendors in 2013


In InformationWeek, Doug Henschen recently published his list of “13 Big Data Vendors To Watch In 2013.”  This list is a sequel to last year’s list “12 Hadoop Vendors To Watch In 2012.” So how will 2013 be different from 2012?  First of all, besides expanding the list to 13, note that Mr. Henschen changed …

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Jan 01

Top 10 LinkedIn Groups For Hadoop Experts

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Where can you find a thriving community of thousands of Hadoop and Big Data experts and fans, exchanging best practices, and discussing the latest trends?  On the LinkedIn social network, you will find these experts active in discussion groups.  You will also find recruiters lurking in these discussion groups, looking for the next hot talent …

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