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A recent ESG survey highlights the growing importance of big data analytics and its increasing relevance to the storage market.
While the term “big data” has been expanded to mean many things to many people, Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) defines it as “data sets that exceed the boundaries and sizes of normal processing capabilities, forcing you to take a non-traditional approach.”
It’s clear that application and processor advancements are creating demands on data storage infrastructures that exceed normal processing capabilities. ESG recently conducted some research into big data processing trends to see just how far storage boundaries are being pushed and we came back with some pretty interesting findings.
This was first published in July 2012