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Normalizing Corporate Small Data With Hadoop and Data Science

In part one of this series (Hadoop for Small Data), we introduced the idea that Small Data is the mission-critical data management challenge. To reiterate, Small Data is “corporate structured data that is the fuel of its main activities, and whose problems with accuracy and trustworthiness are past the stage of being alleged. This includes financial, customer, company, inventory, medical, risk, supply chain, and other primary data used for decision making, applications, reports, and Business Intelligence.”

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Hadoop For Small Data

The Elephant in the room is real. Normally, this would be a bad thing as the idiom implies a large object that cannot be ignored but is being avoided. Here, I refer to corporate structured data that is the fuel of its main activities, and whose problems with accuracy and trustworthiness are past the stage of being alleged. This includes financial, customer, company, inventory, medical, risk, supply chain, and other primary data used for decision-making, applications, reports, and Business Intelligence. This is Small Data relative to the much ballyhooed Big Data of the Terabyte range.

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Customer Spotlight: Shopzilla Connects Customers with the Products They Want

Back-to-school shopping is on the horizon, and for many families, getting high quality products at the lowest possible price is crucial. Shopzilla allows customers to easily find retailers online and identify the best items and deals. With its ability to accommodate more than 100 million products and 40 million shoppers a month, you might be wondering how Shopzilla is able to sync buyers and sellers seamlessly.

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Cloudera Enterprise 5.1 Continues to Improve Security and Performance in Hadoop

CDH, Cloudera’s open source Hadoop platform, is a powerful tool designed to move your business forward. However, the power of the platform goes beyond massive storage, flexibility, and analytics. To truly benefit from the power of Hadoop, you need to ensure that the platform and the components meet the stringent requirements of your enterprise. CDH and Cloudera Enterprise are designed to meet these requirements and, building on our alliance with Intel, we are dedicated to constantly improving to meet your enterprise needs.

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