Big Data

Servers Room

• Every day, we create so much data that 90% of the data in the world today has been created in the last two years alone.

• Organizations are discovering that important predictions can be made by sorting through and analyzing Big Data.

• However, since 80% of this data is “unstructured”, it must be formatted (or structured) in a way that that makes it suitable for data mining and subsequent analysis.

• Hadoop is the core platform for structuring Big Data, and solves the problem of making it useful for analytics purposes.