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For those of you who is wondering what is "BigData Planet". Big Datawiki-def is the term for a collection of data sets so large and complex that it becomes difficult to process using the database management tools or traditional data processing applications that we had up-till a few years back. The challenges include capture, curation, storage, search, sharing, transfer, analysis, and visualization. Planet, just a random suffix with BigData to complete the website's name   :)

Through this blog, I want to help people who are learning, working or may be interested in knowing and getting into Big Data world.I share my learnings, expertise and tips on Big Data tools and technologies through this blog.


Who am I ?

I am Deepak Kumar, a Software Geek, graduated  in Computer Science and Engineering, and currently working as a BigData Developer in one of the leading MultiNational Company.

Along with the Development, Architectural Data Modeling and Providing Technical solutions, i have been involved in building of a BigData Technical team by teaching and sharing my knowledge in this field. I have worked on various tools, framework and NoSQL databases like Hadoop, Hive, Hbase, Cassandra, Sqoop, Storm and more.


For any queries or questions please feel free to reach me at bigdataplanet@gmail.com


How Can This Blog Help ?


With growing data and complexity, BigData analytics solutions have become a competitive advantage for companies providing the solution using the same. Have you ever wondered How and Where websites like Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, Wikipedia, eBay and amazon are storing their data and processing it ? How you find Recommendation for friends, products and ads on most of these websites ? Is it the same old RDBMS tools and technologies they are using for their storage and analysis ? 

All of the above examples is getting solved today using BigData tools and technologies and their work in real time as well as at offline batch processing. And this is just the start. With the increasing usage of mobile devices and digitization across the globe, advantage of investing in BigData solutions are unlimited.
According to Harvard Business Review (October 2012 edition), job of a big data scientist is the sexiest job of 21st century.


What can you find on this blog ?

I aim to provide as many resources as possible for learning BigData. These resources include:
  1. Tutorials:  Stuff to get you going.
  2. Tips and tricks:  Related to BigData tools and technologies.
  3. Programming Codes:  for Hadoop, NoSql and other big data tools.
  4. Case studies:  Case studies of different Use Cases and their solution approach. 

So what are you waiting for. Explore BigData Planet and become awesome in cutting edge BigData World.

P.S. The views expressed on this website, be they in text, pictures or sound, are my own independent views. They are not influenced by my employer or colleagues.