As Big Data Grows, Technologies Evolve into Ecosystems

GCN, 11/13/13

"Government agencies are facing the same massive, data-driven challenges as other industry sectors, such as health care, financial services and retail, and that require laying out strategies that lead to the deployment of sophisticated big data platforms and analytics.

"But what is the best way to accomplish this: By cobbling together various 'point products' that address all of the big data processes, or by building a 'big data platform' that integrates all of the capabilities organizations need to apply deep analytics?"