Webinar: Introduction to Big Data & Hadoop
Why Big Data & Hadoop?
Big Data has become a popular term to describe the exponential growth and availability of structured and unstructured data. With increasing amount of digital data, it has become essential to find a technology that can be used to analyse this data. The real big question is ‘Why Big Data should matter to you?’
Schedule for the Webinar:
08:00 PM – 10:00 PM, 8th August, 2014 IST / 07:30 AM – 09:30 AM, 8th August, 2014 PDT
Once you register, you will get a confirmation mail with details regarding the schedule and the process to join the webinar.
Topics to be covered:
- Big Data
- Big Data and Hadoop
- Why Hadoop?
- Hadoop: The future of Data Management
- Hadoop: Job Roles
- Hadoop: Growth and Job Opportunities
Need for Big Data & Hadoop:
Hadoop is changing the dynamics of large scale computing. Its impact can be pointed to four salient characteristics – Scalability, Cost Effectiveness, Flexibility and Fault Tolerance. Almost 80% of the data floating around is unstructured and a majority of it is left unused or analyzed. Hadoop offers an affordable and an effective alternate to analyze this data. This makes Hadoop the favorite and popular among Big Data technologies.