David BirminghamSenior Solutions Architect, Brightlight Analytics, a Division of Sirius Computer Solutions
David Birmingham, senior solutions architect at Brightlight Analytics and this week's big data and analytics hero, discusses the power of simplification in big data and analytics architectures. At the same time, he expands on the notion that scalability is the ultimate criterion of whether
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