eBooks-it.org Logo
eBooks-IT.org Inner Image

Big Data Bootcamp

What Managers Need to Know to Profit from the Big Data Revolution

Big Data Bootcamp Image

Book Details:

Publisher:Apress
Series: Apress
Author:David Feinleib
Edition:1
ISBN-10:1484200411
ISBN-13:9781484200414
Pages:244
Published:Sep 24 2014
Posted:Apr 21 2016
Language:English
Book format:PDF
Book size:3.51 MB

Book Description:

Investors and technology gurus have called big data one of the most important trends to come along in decades. Big Data Bootcamp explains what big data is and how you can use it in your company to become one of tomorrow's market leaders. Along the way, it explains the very latest technologies, companies, and advancements.Big data holds the keys to delivering better customer service, offering more attractive products, and unlocking innovation. That's why, to remain competitive, every organization should become a big data company. It's also why every manager and technology professional should become knowledgeable about big data and how it is transforming not just their own industries but the global economy.And that knowledge is just what this book delivers. It explains components of big data like Hadoop and NoSQL databases; how big data is compiled, queried, and analyzed; how to create a big data application; and the business sectors ripe for big data-inspired products and services like retail, healthcare, finance, and education. Best of all, your guide is David Feinleib, renowned entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and author of Why Startups Fail. Feinleib's Big Data Landscape, a market map featured and explained in the book, is an industry benchmark that has been viewed more than 150,000 times and is used as a reference by VMWare, Dell, Intel, the U.S. Government Accountability Office, and many other organizations. Feinleib also explains: Why every businessperson needs to understand the fundamentals of big data or get run over by those who do How big data differs from traditional database management systems How to create and run a big data project The technical details powering the big data revolutionWhether you're a Fortune 500 executive or the proprietor of a restaurant or web design studio, Big Data Bootcamp will explain how you can take full advantage of new technologies to transform your company and your career.

Download Link:

Related Books:

Big Data Governance

Modern Data Management Principles for Hadoop, NoSQL & Big Data Analytics
Big Data Governance Image
Data is the new Gold and Analytics is the machinery to mine, mold and mint it. Data analytics has become core to business and decision making. The rapid increase in data volume, velocity and variety, known as big data, offers both opportunities and challenges. While open source solutions to store big data, like Hadoop and NoSQL offer platforms for exploring value and insight from big data, they were not originally developed with data security and governance in mind. Organizations that are launching big data initiatives face significant challenges for managing this data effectively. In this book, the author has collected best practices from the world's leading organizations who have successfully implemented big data platforms. He offers the latest tec...

Big Data

Understanding How Data Powers Big Business
Big Data Image
Leverage big data to add value to your businessSocial media analytics, web-tracking, and other technologies help companies acquire and handle massive amounts of data to better understand their customers, products, competition, and markets. Armed with the insights from big data, companies can improve customer experience and products, add value, and increase return on investment. The tricky part for busy IT professionals and executives is how to get this done, and that's where this practical book comes in. Big Data: Understanding How Data Powers Big Business is a complete how-to guide to leveraging big data to drive business value.Full of practical techniques, real-world examples, and hands-on exercises, this book explores the technologies involved, as...

Big Data

Using SMART Big Data, Analytics and Metrics To Make Better Decisions and Improve Performance
Big Data Image
Convert the promise of big data into real world resultsThere is so much buzz around big data. We all need to know what it is and how it works - that much is obvious. But is a basic understanding of the theory enough to hold your own in strategy meetings? Probably. But what will set you apart from the rest is actually knowing how to USE big data to get solid, real-world business results - and putting that in place to improve performance. Big Data will give you a clear understanding, blueprint, and step-by-step approach to building your own big data strategy. This is a well-needed practical introduction to actually putting the topic into practice. Illustrated with numerous real-world examples from a cross section of companies and organisations, Big Dat...



2007 - 2018 © eBooks-IT.org