According to the general buzzflow, Hadoop leads the way as the technology of choice to implement Big Data solutions (Hadoop and all its stack – Mahout, Pig/Hive, etc.).
What do you think? What is your favorite Big Data technology?
From a strict technology point of view, Talend (the ETL Open Source software tool) is becoming a major actor in the BigData community. And let’s not forget Storm.
Big Data is not about technology, but rather about Data and Information, math and all that kind of stuff.
The profile of a data scientist emerges but the skills are more statistics and machine-learning oriented so that the R language and frameworks such as Weka are interesting to learn. IBM narrows down the Big Data skills gap by partnering with more than 1 000 world universities.
How to integrate Hadoop and MongoDB, Big Data’s two most popular technologies?
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