8 Big Data Deployments In Detail
August 24, 2010 08:00 AM What does it take to move into the era of large-scale data analytics? Data warehousing experts from Barnes & Noble, BNP Paribas, Cabelas, McAfee and more share insights on innovative big-data deployments.
Matt Hoggatt, Adknowledge Director Of Software Development
Adknowledge turned to Hadoop when its first-gen Netezza system reached its scalability limit. The firm is now moving most analyses into Greenplum. "We'll still use Hadoop for certain things, but it presents an extra level of complexity that may require engineers to write code to process the data," says Hoggatt.