Despite the rise in popularity of big data technologies like Hadoop, organizations today face a serious big data skills shortage. In this video, Christy Maver of IBM Big Data marketing discusses how the IBM Big Data Quick Start Program provides free, non-production downloads of key big data
Big Data Bytes is a weekly videochat where we look at some of the hot articles, blog posts, and social chatter about topics related to big data. For Friday, May 17, 2013, our guests were Frank Fillmore (@ffillmorejr), Founder and President of The Fillmore Group, and Tom Deutsch (@thomasdeutsch),
developerWork's Scott Laningham interviews IBM Big Data Evangelist, James Kobielus, on why big data is so important, the role of Apache Hadoop and IBM BigInsights in making sense of big data, the evolving role of the data scientist, and and where data warehousing and big intelligence fit in.