The definitive guide to big data
If you ask people in IT what big data is, chances are you’ll get a variety of answers. The answer may depend on an individual’s job function and the type and size of their company, but there’s also a lot of uncertainty about what constitutes big data, what the benefits are, and how to take advantage of it.
This extensive report from Nutanix goes through, among others:
- The history of big data
- Structured vs unstructured vs semi-structured data
- The various types of big data platforms and applications
- Infrastructure considerations for big data