News on Hadoop - November 2017
IBM leads BigInsights for Hadoop out behind barn. Shots heard.theRegister.co.uk, November 8, 2017.
IBM’s BigInsights for Hadoop sunset on December 6, 2017. IBM will not provide any further new instances for the basic plan of its data analytics platform. The existing instances will continue to be available on the Bluemix console as is from December 7, 2017 to November 7, 2018. IBM has requested all its users to delete their existing instances before November 7, 2018 and any instances that exists after that would be deleted. IBM plans to integrate HDP into its data science and machine learning platforms and then migrate all its BigInsights users to HDP.
(Source: theregister.co.uk/2017/11/08/ibm_retires_biginsights_for_hadoop/ )
Social Business Intelligence Market: Growing Popularity of Hadoop Open-Source Software Framework to Accentuate Market.DigitalJournal.com, November 13, 2017.
The prominent players in the social business intelligence market - SAP SE, SAS, Tibco, Alteryx, Microstrategy, and Tableau are focusing on emerging big data applications across various industries to consolidate their shares. According to a report from Future Market Insight , the global social BI solution market is estimated to be valued at $17 billion by end of 2017 growing at a compound annual growth rate of 6% from 2016 to 2026 reaching a valuation of $29 billion by end of 2026. The demand for hadoop in managing huge amounts of unstructured data has become a major trend catalyzing the demand for various social BI tools. Hadoop's popularity for building large scale databases has enabled organizations to manage large operational requirements.
( Source : http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/3559275#ixzz4yZGx4UCj )
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Hadoop Market Opportunities, Scope, Business Overview and Forecasts to 2022.OpenPR.com, November 14, 2017.
ReportsWeb.com released its report on Global Hadoop Market Size, Status and Forecast 2022 that highlights the major leading industry players of Hadoop along with their company profiles, product picture and specification. The report values global hadoop market at 1266.24 million USD in 2016 depending on the hadoop distribution services market which is anticipated to reach 7352.53 million USD by end of 2022 growing at a compound annual growth rate of 34.07%.European global hadoop market is anticipated to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 33.49% rising to a value of 1671.27 million USD by end of 2022.Asia-pacific regions are expected to hold a major share in the hadoop market for the following years.
(Source : https://www.openpr.com/news/815944/Hadoop-Market-Opportunities-Scope-Business-Overview-and-Forecasts-to-2022.html )
Rolls-Royce, TCS ally for big data insights. TheHindu.com, November 15, 2017.
British aircraft engine maker Rolls-Royce is expanding its partnership with TCS to exploit the future of data innovation opportunities. TCS will help Rolls-Royce make better decisions with the use of big data analytics to mine hidden insights and find out unknown correlations from the huge amounts of data taken from its products, manufacturing and engineering facilities. Some of the big data applications that TCS will develop include predicting the issues in an aircraft, finding fuel efficiency and engine health monitoring.
(Source : http://www.thehindu.com/business/Industry/rolls-royce-tcs-ally-for-big-data-insights/article20460874.ece )
How big data is being used to tackle chronic disease in Scotland ? Scotsman.com, November 22, 2017.
Scotland is the leading voice in making use of big data to improve the future of medical sciences. Big data available in scotland has been used for historical research trials to identify the effectiveness of general drugs.Dr Carol K. Clugston, Chief Operating Officer /Director of Professional Services at Glasgow University said that they looked back at the data available for last 20 years to find out what happened to the patients who were on statins. As the datasets available were popular, it helped them find out what medications that have been on, how many times they have been to their General Practitioner. Big data has even helped identify for what purpose they had to go to the hospital and what prescription they have been cashing in. In future, big data would be used to create tailored medicines instead of the pharmaceutical industry producing general blockbuster drugs.Big data in healthcare might see a complete overhaul with pharma companies producing targeted therapeutics that will work on specific genetic makeup of the individual and not the complete population.
(Source : http://www.scotsman.com/news/how-big-data-is-being-used-to-tackle-chronic-disease-in-scotland-1-4620640 )
Five Big Data Trends To Influence AI In 2018.CXOtoday.com, November 22, 2017.
With the growth of AI expected to be greater in 2018, the convergence of AI and Big Data is the most important development for businesses across the globe. Some of the opportunities and big data trends that will influence AI in the next year -
- AI is all set to transform the global workforce - A Gartner report predicts that AI will create 2.3 million jobs by end of 2020.
- Growth of Chatbots - It is difficult for a human assistant to keep up with the billions of bytes of data generated every second. To keep up with the information deluge, businesses will focus on making consumer lives easier through real-time support on digital channel with the use of chat bots.
- AI-integrated mobile and web applications -AI driven technologies like machine learning and deep learning to play a major role in the development of mobile and web apps for real-time predictions.
- AI and Cloud Computing -Forrester predicts that organizations will embrace on public-cloud-first policy in 2018 for big data analytics as cloud implementations cut down the entry cost for AI driven technologies and companies can host all data on a single instance.
- Machine Learning and Cognitive Technologies - 2018 will see machine learning evolve into a quicker and smarter tool for business sectors as diverse as healthcare, finance, retail , online gaming, travel and more.
(Source : http://www.cxotoday.com/story/five-big-data-trends-to-influence-ai-in-2018/ )
Rajasthan selects Big Data firm Teradata to enhance citizen services. GadgetsNow.com, November 23, 2017.
Rajasthan government announced the selection of big data analytics firm Teradata to enhance citizen services and engagement across the state.With this announcement, Rajasthan government plans to create a common data analytics platform that will collate and make use of the data effectively to improvise the delivery of citizen services with the help of Teradata solutions.Teradata will set up a research platform to leverage data science functionalities for pre-production analysis of “Hadoop” data where various reliable analytical models can be created quickly.
(Source : https://www.gadgetsnow.com/tech-news/rajasthan-selects-big-data-firm-teradata-to-enhance-citizen-services/articleshow/61765554.cms )
Hadoop 2.9 Adds Resource Estimator, i-programmer.info, November 24, 2017
The release of the latest version of Hadoop i.e. Hadoop 2.9 brings in novel features like HDF Router based federation, YARN Federation and resource estimator.
i) Resource estimator will evaluate the job resource requirements considering the fact that large portion of jobs (> 60%) are recurring jobs. This will help automatically estimate the job resource requirements depending on the job history runs.
ii) YARN Federation feature will allow developers to scale a single Hadoop YARN cluster to tens of thousands of nodes by creating federations of multiple YARN clusters.
iii) HDFS Router based federation provides a new layer of software for federating namespaces so that the subclusters can manage their own block pools independently.
(Source : http://www.i-programmer.info/news/197-data-mining/11329-hadoop-29-adds-resource-estimator.html )
Key Insights on the Global Hadoop Market | Technavio, BusinessWire.com, November 26, 2017.
Here are some key insights on the Global Hadoop Market report published by Technavio for 2017-2022-
- Americans dominated the global hadoop market with a share of 55.12% in 2016.
- The major driver for the global hadoop market growth is the increasing amount of structured and unstructured data.
- The largest end-user segment for Hadoop is the Banking and Financial Services Industry.
- Global Hadoop Market is anticipated to grow at a compund annual growth rate of more than 39% during 2017 - 2021.
- The big shots playing a vital role in the hadoop market are - Amazon, Cloudera, MapR, Microsoft, IBM and Pivotal.
(Source : http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20171126005027/en/Key-Insights-Global-Hadoop-Market-Technavio )