IT - Big Data

In today's world of eCommerce, data has become the ultimate commodity

"The eCommerce sector produces oceans of data on customers' behavior and purchasing habits. But while some businesses have learned to cut through the tides of data, others are drowning. As data sets get bigger and more complex, traditional data processing tools become inefficient. If you want to stay ahead of the curve in eCommerce, big data is the name of the game..."

Sometimes trying to choose among so many options is more crippling than it should be. Here are some things to consider when shopping for big data tools

"A plethora of big data tools exists to help IT do its job. But at what point are there so many tools that it becomes difficult to decide which to use?..."

"The presumption is, self-determination is a good thing and choice is essential to self-determination," said Barry Schwartz, Ph.D., a Swarthmore College psychologist and author of The Paradox of Choice: Why More is Less. "But there's a point where all of this choice starts to be not only unproductive, but counterproductive - a source of pain, regret, worry about missed opportunities and unrealistically high expectations."


Top 10 insideBIGDATA Articles for December 2020
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"We've heard from many of our followers that this feature will enable them to catch up with important news and features flowing across our many channels. We're happy to oblige! We understand that busy big data professionals can't check the site everyday..."

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