The Third Age of Data has arrived. Today, an estimated 1 trillion sensors are embedded in a nearly limitless landscape of networked sources, from health monitoring devices to municipal water supplies, and everything in between.
The massive amounts of data being generated hold the promise of ever-greater insight, but only for those who successfully ingest, process and harness the flood of information. Now more than ever, scalability and real-time analytics have become essential for companies who want to meet business demands and stay ahead of the curve.
Author: Jeff Cobb