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Big Data Technologies

Big data is a field that treats ways to analyze, systematically extract information from, or otherwise, deal with data sets that are too large or complex to be dealt with by traditional software. In this post, we take a look at some of the biggest and best technologies available.

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Scaling Cloud Web & Data Technologies

In today’s society, it is considered the common practice to distribute your business technology operations in an effort to maximize your potential return, whether that be tangible or intangible assets. This process is not merely separating a company into parts but also paving the path for exponential growth.

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Anant is speaking at DataStax Accelerate 2019

The biggest Apache Cassandra event in a couple of years, DataStax Accelerate, is happening in National Harbor, MD from May 21 to 23.

We’re excited to have been picked as presenters for one of the most significant big data conferences in the world.

Every customer interaction including purchases offer redemptions, web/mobile interactions, and emails, generates massive amounts of customer data, challenging the boundaries of traditional data management systems.

In this session, we’ll cover how implementing a real-time marketing data platform helped a global Quick Serve Restaurant (QSR) understand important customer signals, including behaviors, needs, and style to generate actionable insights for various applications in real-time.

We’ll provide an overview of the solution built with DataStax Enterprise covering the different platform components including storage, stream processing, and data APIs, and how the components can be configured for various use cases.

Hope to see you at the conference as well as the talk (50% off with the code Singh50)! If you have interest in DataStax consulting, managed services, or remote DBAs feel free to reach out to us at solutions@anant.us or pick a time to chat.

We’ve created the definitive resource for Apache Cassandra over at Cassandra.link, contributions, as well as feedback, are welcome!

Best Ways To Keep Track of Big Data

Making informed business decisions is only possible when using the power of big data. Regardless of if this data is gathered through a mobile app or some web-based program, you will have to find a way to properly organize it.

Experts estimate that spending on big data technology solutions will reach $57 billion by the end of this year. This shows that more and more businesses are starting to understand just how powerful data can be.

In order for apps and web-based programs to function properly, you will have to monitor them. If your programs are constantly crashing, they will be unable to provide you with helpful data. Do you want to find out more about how to use error logging to make your programs more reliable and functional? You can learn more about this practice by visiting this link.

The following are some of the things you need to know about keeping track of big data.

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What are the Benefits of Data Mining?

Data mining is the practice of gathering and examining large databases to produce new information and predict future outcomes. Modern businesses rely on massive amounts of data, so much so that an IDG survey of 70 IT and business leaders recently found that 92% of respondents want to deploy advanced analytics more broadly across their organizations. This post will discuss some of the benefits of data mining that these leaders saw within their organizations.

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