Planning Hadoop/NoSQL Projects for 2011
This paper discusses the challenges companies may face while moving to big data solutions such as Hadoop and/or NoSQL. It deliberates on requirement assessment and looks for the right Big Data solutions that best fit customer needs. The Paper also focuses on how these solutions can be planned as an extension of the existing IT strategies of companies, or then a complete migration. In this electronic age, organizations are faced with an explosion of data, stored in the digital format. Data is generated through many sources like social networking sites, stock exchanges, web servers, etc. and remains largely unstructured.