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data

Data is distinct information that is formatted in a special way. Data exists in a variety of forms, like text on paper or bytes stored in electronic memory.

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big data

Big data describes a massive volume of structured and unstructured data that is so large that it's difficult to process using traditional database techniques.

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big data analytics

Big data analytics refers to the process of collecting, organizing and analyzing large sets of data to discover patterns and useful information.

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GridGain Big Data

An open source Java-based tool for real-time big data processing. GridGrain is an alternative to Hadoop's MapReduce that is compatible with the Hadoop Distributed File System. 

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Big Data Analytics Expert Predictions

In this Webopedia Did You Know...? article we look at three big data expert predictions for 2014.

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Report: The Role of Big Data in the Marketing Industry

According to a new study from Infogroup Targeting Solutions, we can expect to see companies spend heavily on big data marketing initiatives in 2014, but fewer companies plan to hire for data-related positions.

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15 Important Big Data Facts for IT Professionals

Keeping track of big data trends, research and statistics gives IT professionals  a solid foundation to plan big data projects. Here are 15 important big data facts that every IT professional should know.

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Revolution Analytics - big data analytics software

Revolution Analytics is the provider of Revolution R Enterprise big data analytics software, based on the open source R project for statistical computing.

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big-endian

Refers to which bytes are most significant in multi-byte data types and describe the order in which a sequence of bytes is stored in a computer's memory.

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IT in 2014: One Big Cloud

If you need a single unifying theme, our current era is indisputably the Cloud Era. But look deeper – into the technology itself – and you’ll see that cloud computing is the ultimate disrupter.

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