This article in the second part of a series on Big Data. In Part I, we looked at the impact Big Data was having on organizations, particularly the impact on development in those organizations. This article presents some interesting statistics about the growth of data capture in our technical industry and introduced you to some of the major Big Data solutions. The next several articles will review each in greater detail, describe how they solve their intended problem, and describe, from a cursory view, how they are deployed and managed in production.

Read the full article at about:virtualization.