As demonstrated by Amazon and Microsoft.
Thanks to the Internet of Things.
For software infrastructure, it’s a big deal. Applications? Not so much.
And that creates … opportunity!
They’re diving in; can they swim?
Think users, not technology providers.
Hadoop won’t kill its rivals, though it’ll try.
Open source Hadoop vendors have the best products, but Forrester says the big guys will win with better strategies. Maybe not.
Silicon Valley frowns on age, yet several of its most successful entrepreneurs argue experience tends to trump youthful exuberance.
Linux just turned 22 and the open source revolution it sparked is just getting started, two experts suggest.
EMC has a shiny new Hadoop distribution, which boasts improved performance and ease of use. Despite these apparent advantages, EMC has baked one thing into its product that severely cuts its odds of success: a proprietary license.