Big Data: Examples and Guidelines for the Enterprise Decision Maker
Despite the hype, big data is more than just a buzzword. Big data is enabling organizations to create new products, to outpace their competitors and to save tens of millions of dollars. In this paper, we begin with a description of big data and the data management landscape. Next, we describe examples of customers innovating with big data using MongoDB, the leading non-relational database, which has been a catalyst of the big data movement. Finally, given the nascent state of the market, we provide guidance to organizations selecting technologies for their big data projects.