[FoRK] Big Data

B.K. DeLong bkdelong at pobox.com
Mon Jan 30 12:20:48 PST 2012


That's what...she said...? Oh Geege, ya made that one too easy. ;P

On Mon, Jan 30, 2012 at 3:09 PM, geege schuman <geege4 at gmail.com> wrote:
> It's called deep analytics for big data, and it's sexy as hell.
>
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> 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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