In-Memory Data Management: Solving Telecom’s Big Data Pains

Telecom is one of the leading verticals reeling from big data pains. These pains started showing after the iPhone was launched in 2007. Before the iPhone, the Telecom business mostly had customers that were on pay-per-use data plans resulting in few scalability challenges and infrequent network outages. Then came the iPhone that made the all-you-can-eat [...]

Hadoop + BigMemory: Run, Elephant, Run!

When many of us hear the term Big Data, we think Hadoop. That’s only natural as Hadoop has helped countless organizations overcome huge Big Data challenges, at relatively low cost.  No surprise, therefore, that analysts expect global demand for Hadoop to grow to $13.95 billion by 2017. That said, Hadoop isn’t a complete answer to [...]