This is the age of data, and not just data, big data. Information flows from every direction, and comes in all forms. As business owners, you need to figure out how the information will be processed and made more accessible and relevant for various uses. In addition, technology isn’t stagnant, new features are increasing coming up in open-source projects.
The Hadoop ecosystem for instance boasts more than 11 open-source projects. Just trying to make sense of everything can be an arduous and time-consuming task. Below are five predictions about big data this year and even after: