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Amazon Redshift is an amazing database product

Redshift is : Fast like Ferrari Cheap like a Ford Fiesta Useful like a Minivan Self Driving Auto-magics like Tesla with Autopilot Key features: Really fancy features under-the-hood: -interleaved sort keys -columnar distributed storage -smart parallel execution -IO optimization (return … Continue reading

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Big Data == teens talking about sex

Dan Ariely. Duke University Professor. Big data may be sexy. But companies I’ve worked with or interviewed are still dealing with small-to-medium size data management problems. #smalldataproblems

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Some Google Trends Research of Big Data Vendors

https://ssl.gstatic.com/trends_nrtr/680_RC25/embed_loader.js trends.embed.renderExploreWidget(“TIMESERIES”, {“comparisonItem”:[{“keyword”:”Cloudera”,”geo”:””,”time”:”2008-07-27 2016-08-27″},{“keyword”:”mapR”,”geo”:””,”time”:”2008-07-27 2016-08-27″},{“keyword”:”hortonworks”,”geo”:””,”time”:”2008-07-27 2016-08-27″},{“keyword”:”hbase”,”geo”:””,”time”:”2008-07-27 2016-08-27″},{“keyword”:”bigtable”,”geo”:””,”time”:”2008-07-27 2016-08-27″}],”category”:0,”property”:””}, {}); Cloudera’s peaking EMR’s actually declining. https://ssl.gstatic.com/trends_nrtr/680_RC25/embed_loader.js trends.embed.renderExploreWidget(“TIMESERIES”, {“comparisonItem”:[{“keyword”:”/m/05ynw”,”geo”:””,”time”:”all”},{“keyword”:”/m/04y3k”,”geo”:””,”time”:”all”},{“keyword”:”/m/0120vr”,”geo”:””,”time”:”all”},{“keyword”:”/m/0120tv”,”geo”:””,”time”:”all”},{“keyword”:”/m/01vw9z”,”geo”:””,”time”:”all”}],”category”:0,”property”:””}, {}); The decline of the web 2.0 Relational Data Stores. Looks like RDS peaked at web 2.0 when google ipo’ed. https://ssl.gstatic.com/trends_nrtr/680_RC25/embed_loader.js https://ssl.gstatic.com/trends_nrtr/680_RC25/embed_loader.js trends.embed.renderExploreWidget(“TIMESERIES”, … Continue reading

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Open Source big data software as how I currently understand it.

Since I’m moving away from relational databases and data warehousing (so 2008). I’m self learning Big Data Architecture. This Open Source big data software list as how I currently understand it. Hadoop : hdfs is the basic distributed file store; … Continue reading

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