The future of big data is very, very fast

The future of big data is very, very fast

InfoWorld by Matt Asay

The future of big data is very, very fast

With In-memory solutions such as Spark and NoSQL databases, systems will optimize themselves so quickly, human intervention may become superfluous

There are only two certainties in big data today: It won’t look like yesterday’s data infrastructure, and it’ll be very, very fast.

This latter trend is evident in the rise of Apache Spark and real-time analytics engines, but it’s also clear from the parallel rise of real-time transactional databases (NoSQL). The former is all about lightning-fast data processing, while the latter takes care of equally fast data storage and updates.

READ MORE+