OK, the title’s a cheap riff on the T.S. Elliot book of poems that inspired Cats — but stay with me, this goes places. A big group of cats is called a “clowder.” What if we could access a clowder of big data? Big Data has been taking up a big part of my conscious life lately, what with all the analytics vendors out there and so many companies trying to figure it all out. There are at least three issues that converge when you discuss big data: physical storage, analytics, and one that we don’t pay a lot of attention to just yet.
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Old Possum’s Book of Practical Big Data
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