Data-oriented design issues
Data-oriented design issues have continued to be a troublesome area of interoperability. Data distribution technology to move data between the nodes as and when needed has become increasingly popular. As a result, the quantity of data, the scale of its distribution and the complexity integration is growing at a rapid pace. With the increasing popularity of data-oriented design, comes with a fair share of management issues. Find the latest information on data-oriented design techniques, issues and resolutions.
Big Data Hadoop with Hive, Mahout, HBase and Cassandra
23 Apr 2013
Feature - As Hadoop evolves, complimentary technologies such as Hive, Mahout, HBase and Cassandra are allowing software engineers get more and more out of commodity hardware.
Mobile Friendly APIs Driven by BYOD and Consumeriation
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Feature - As software developers and application architects try to supply mobile friendly APIs to developers, consumerization forces like BYOD and mobile demands are causing many APIs to grow out of control. Here's how good governance and monitoring techniques can...
Industry expert insights on distributed architectures
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Feature - Gathered from interviews with various industry experts, here we take a look at some tips on how to build distributed architecture, from using NoSQL and Hadoop, to grappling with RESTful web services and the CAP theorem.
How 'big data' solutions solve the CMS problem
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Video - Aggregating and processing millions of records in a real-time content management system means putting big data and NoSQL solutions to the test.
A use-case for 'big data' and MySQL, NoSQL
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Video - Can relational and NoSQL databases work well together? Craigslist made it happen with a MySQL cluster and MongoDB.
Solving big data problems with MongoDB and MySQL
10 Jan 2013
Feature - Choosing between schemaless NoSQL databases and strong-schema relational designs isn't an either-or decision, as this case study points out. When dealing with their big data problem, Craigslist decided that their MySQL servers could use a little help...
Solving private cloud performance problems
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Feature - Much has been made of how businesses can enhance their IT performance by migrating to a private cloud. But more and more enterprise level organizations are realizing that the promise of the cloud isn’t always realized after implementation.
How big data solves the content management problem
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Feature - With the proliferation of mobile devices and embedded devices, all acquiring and delivering data to various sources and repositories, organizations that manage content are being overwhelmed. How can organizations not only aggregate this data, but filter...
A study in the successful use of NoSQL and Big Data
09 Jan 2013
Feature - It's hard to imagine just how many postings Craigslist has handled over the years, and if you were in charge of archiving those posts and storing them for compliance, you'd need a 'big data' solution. So how does Craigslist manage all of their data, both...
Modern IT strategies to deal with consumerization
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Feature - With so much change in the IT industry, and with consumer products and consumer expectations placing increased demands on what is acceptable from the IT department, how will traditional IT shops modernize to deal with consumerization. Or is it possible...