Big Data in the Cloud: Converging Technologies

This paper describes how cloud and big data technologies are converging to offer a cost-effective delivery model for cloud-based  big data analytics. It also includes: • How cloud computing is an enabler for advanced analytics   with big data • How IT can assume leadership for cloud-based big data analytics  in the enterprise by becoming a

Planning Guide – Getting Started with Big Data

Why You Should Read This Document This planning guide provides background information and practical steps for IT managers who want to plan and implement big data analytics initiatives, including: Today’s IT landscape for big data and the challenges and opporunities associated with this disruptive force Big data technologies that comprise a flexible big data platform,