Tag: data exhaust

Anatomy of a Hadoop Project Failure

Mar 17, 2017 |

Several years ago, the educational technology company Blackboard selected Apache Hadoop to run a new data analytics application designed to turn data exhaust into actionable insight. Months later, the failed project was cancelled, and Blackboard implemented a hosted relational data warehousing product instead. Read more…

Legacy Systems a Challenge for Big Automakers

Mar 18, 2013 |Ford Motor Company is making use of big data in many aspects of their operations, but legacy systems present a challenge as the company moves into the new era. Read more…