Oct
28

Applying Big Data Analytics to Clickstream Data

Posted on October 28, 2013 by Bill Kornfeld

An important application for Big Data, indeed, the original application for which Big Data technologies were first created, is clickstream analytics.  Using predictive models to analyze it, clickstream data can be rich with insights for user engagement, site performance, query response times and more. Clickstreams are records of users’ interaction with a website or other…

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Sep
11

3 Tips on Data Storage Management

Posted on September 11, 2013 by Rick Farnell

One of the greatest business drivers of Big Data adoption is an organization’s focus on Cost Containment and Scale. While there are certainly situations where the use of traditional data storage solutions is appropriate, we find more often than not that newer Big Data technologies are a better way to meet an organization’s needs. Below we’ve outlined…

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Jul
17

SolrCloud Terminology

Posted on July 17, 2013 by Ryan Tabora

What is SolrCloud? While the ability to shard a logical Solr index is an excellent feature, managing it can prove to be quite challenging. Managing a distributed Solr cluster pre-SolrCloud meant facing a number of complex challenges: * Maintaining a consistent view of the index – Updates and deletes must be directed to the correct…

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