Controversy about Big Data 

Big Data is a new and emerging hot topic, that has generated a great deal of controversy: There is no need to distinguish Big Data analytics from data analytics, as data will continue growing, and it will never be small again. Big Data may be a hype to sell Hadoop based computing systems. Hadoop is […]

Big Data Mining 

The term “Big Data” appeared for first time in 1998 in a Silicon Graphics (SGI) slide deck by John Mashey with the title “Big Data and the Next Wave of InfraStress”. Big Data mining was very relevant from the beginning, as the first book mentioning “Big Data” is a data mining book that appeared also […]