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Big data needs big and object-based storage

Big Data is about large volumes of unstructured data along with rapid analysis with insights being noted within seconds. Big Data allows narrower customer segments and help in tailoring precise products and services which will then allow for companies to develop the next-generation products and services. The fact is that Big Data requires more capacity, highly efficient accessibility. It would require scale-out or clustered storage systems - such as scale-out NAS (Network Attached Storage) which can scale out to meet capacity and uses systems which are distributed across many storage devices and can handle billions of files without degradation of performance. Big Data using Hadoop stack has been gaining acceptance widely. Also, organizations which create and store more transactional data in digital form can collect more accurate and detailed performance information on everything. RAID-based storage systems have huge storage capacity but not necessarily what Big Data requires and RAID based systems cannot protect data from loss. Thus, most IT organizations incur additional costs which use RAID for Big Data storage as they need to copy it two or three times to protect it from loss. Read more at:http://www.informationweek.in/informationweek/perspective/296730/environments-object-storage

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