All of us like to think we are above average. We like to think that our big data is bigger than average, and when we hear about big data tools, we flatter ourselves into thinking that our organization is a perfect candidate for the most advanced tools and architectures. Is that really the case?
When You Actually Need Big Data Tools Think of big data tools such as Hadoop, Spark, NoSQL, and massively parallel databases as the freight trains of the data world. A freight train is amazingly powerful and efficient, but it is slow to start up, limited in its routes, and frustrating to reschedule or change.
Author: Stan Pugsley