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, with a focus on the Apache Hadoop framework and in-memory analytics
  • The importance of putting the right infrastructure in place for various use cases and for an optimal big data deployment
  • Three basic “next steps”and implementing their own big data project

Learn more by downloading this whitepaper.