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Disruptive Possibilities: How Big Data Changes Everything

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In Disruptive Possibilities: How Big Data Changes Everything, Jeffrey Needham enlightens Fortune 500 enterprises about the Big Data ecosystem as they begin to channel their data from stranded silos into an accessible reservoir of possibility and discovery. This book explains where commercial supercomputing came from, as well as its impact on the future of computing.

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On Aug 14 Michiel van Otegem wrote: 80 pages full of insight
If you're an IT professional of some sort, be ready to be shaken out of the mantra's that have dominated the last decades. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar4.0

On Jul 12 Arthur Zubarev wrote: A good read for those embarking onto the Big Data journey
I am sure every IT pro, executive or about anyone who interfaces databases on a regular basis already heard of the Big Data term. However, despite is was arguably coined back in year 2000 the actual raise of the waive has just began. Jeffrey Needham’s book is exactly for those who are willing to ride or already on this wave. Jeffrey Needham will take you through a short history of Big Data and amaze with useful facts as well as sure set you right regarding the expectations starting from the implementation to running a Big Data enterprise. The journey will continue and expand into covering the aspects of acquiring, setting up and running a Big Data venture. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar5.0

On Jun 24 Chris Allen wrote: Covers the ground as fast as a thriller
On the first read-through I was perplexed by the authors rattlesnake-fast pace, throwing out ideas and theories with self-assurance. So I read it again . . . Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar3.0

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