Archive for the ‘Hadoop’ Category

#BigData is coming; what should SQL Server people do about it?

I’ve been presenting a lot on Big Data (specifically Hadoop) from the perspective of a SQL Server DBA, and I’ve made a couple of recent observations. Ā I think most people are aware of the fact that data generation is growing at a staggering rate, with some estimates as high as 44 zettabytes by the year […]

December 1, 2015 Ā· stuart Ā· No Comments
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Hadoop for the SQL Server DBA – Initial Challenges

I’ve been intrigued by the whole concept of Big Data lately, and have started actually presenting a couple of different sessions on it (one of which was accepted for PASS Summit 2014).Ā  Seems only right that I should actually *gasp* blog about some of the concepts in order to firm up some of my explanations.Ā  […]

August 13, 2014 Ā· stuart Ā· No Comments
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