Comments
Top 10 Big Data Stories Of 2013
Threaded  |  Newest First  |  Oldest First
D. Henschen
50%
50%
D. Henschen,
User Rank: Author
12/30/2013 | 12:07:08 PM
Platforms/breadth will matter more in 2014
The tech trend I'm seeing for 2014 is brand extension. It's not enough to be a one trick pony, so Hadoop distributors and NoSQL databases will be adding to their bag of tricks, emphasizing that there's much more to what they offer than Hadoop clusters or a high-scale DBMS. The next step after that will be consolidation as we get into the big data "trough of disillusionment."
Laurianne
50%
50%
Laurianne,
User Rank: Author
12/30/2013 | 4:00:56 PM
Re: Platforms/breadth will matter more in 2014
We will likely see more "big data washing" too, as we did with "cloud washing" where vendors stuck the word cloud on any product or service possible, to make the offering seem more modern.
shamika
50%
50%
shamika,
User Rank: Ninja
12/31/2013 | 11:59:48 AM
Re: Platforms/breadth will matter more in 2014
I wish if I could also do the Master in Big data analytics since it has become the future now.
shamika
50%
50%
shamika,
User Rank: Ninja
12/31/2013 | 12:02:05 PM
Re: Platforms/breadth will matter more in 2014
In my opinion there is a high demand for people who has the knowledge on big data since it is limited to find people to fulfill the vacancies.
Whoopty
50%
50%
Whoopty,
User Rank: Ninja
1/2/2014 | 7:57:10 AM
Re: Platforms/breadth will matter more in 2014
Great point Laurianne. As soon as a buzzword like Big Data hits a certain saturation it'll appear absolutely everywhere, on any product that remotely features data analysis. 


Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Dec. 9, 2014
Apps will make or break the tablet as a work device, but don't shortchange critical factors related to hardware, security, peripherals, and integration.
Video
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
InformationWeek Radio
Archived InformationWeek Radio
Join us for a roundup of the top stories on InformationWeek.com for the week of December 14, 2014. Be here for the show and for the incredible Friday Afternoon Conversation that runs beside the program.
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.