[FoRK] Big Data

geege schuman geege4 at gmail.com
Mon Jan 30 12:09:39 PST 2012


It's called deep analytics for big data, and it's sexy as hell.

On Mon, Jan 30, 2012 at 2:57 PM, B.K. DeLong <bkdelong at pobox.com> wrote:

> Funny you should mention this. I was talking to a friend of mine on
> the phone as this email came in. In some respects (from what I
> understand thus far) Big Data appears to be Cloud 2.0. Or if Cloud v1
> was about applications, then Cloud v2 is about data, metadata and
> analytics. So I don't think "Big Data" is replacing "Cloud" as a term
> - I think people are realizing that in order to deal with all the
> massive amounts of data that's been being produced over the years they
> may need to re-visualize the mainframe and enterprise environments
> into something vaguely cloud-seeming that finally makes use of the
> Semantic Web and heavy analytics in order to get the most out of the
> data that they haven't been before.
>
> But for christs sake - I feel like I'm back in the early aughts all
> over again. The Semantic Web Initiative will celebrate 10 years this
> year, yes?
>
> On Mon, Jan 30, 2012 at 2:28 PM, Adam L Beberg <beberg at mithral.com> wrote:
> > I feel a great disturbance in the net, as if billions of clouds were
> > suddenly search-replaced.
> >
> > Looks like "Big Data" may be making a run at the marketing term to
> replace
> > Cloud, the press is eating up the renamed products as new things. Now
> that
> > Cloud is synonymous with "US government deletes your files".
> >
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