Hey Presto – Facebook’s SQL Engine Goes Open Source

Thursday, November 7, 2013 0 No tags Permalink

Although Big Data technology has been advancing rapidly, we have not often seen completely new Big Data tech products hit the market. Most usually, it’s the same old names, releasing improved, upgraded versions of their applications. However, a new SQL engine is entering the fray, and from an unlikely source. Facebook, ...

Gartner Big Data Report 2013 Facts

Monday, November 4, 2013 0 No tags Permalink

Gartner has recently released the findings of a survey, researching Big Data trends throughout 2013. This survey only questioned companies that currently partner with Gartner, yet despite this, the facts the survey data reveals still give a good view of the overall Big Data market in 2013. The most heavyweight fact ...