The clearing of the Instapaper continues this time about big data.
Let’s start with the old ones with sequoia and accel pumping $70 million into a Big Data Startup. The Market for Big Data heated up. Here is an interview by Accel’s Ping Li on why Big Data will reshape the enterprise. And I have to say, most in enterprise still do not get it. Qubit is doing it for ecommerce.
Check out this very good overview on how Disney built their Big Data Platform on a Budget. We are actually in the shovel phase, in that the tools are just coming about. Check out a good post about the general market of BI and Big Data here.
We are so hyped that people are talking about killing the term. I really liked a recent definition though that Big Data starts when you stop caring about how much data it is.