Big Data Toolset Smackdown

If you’ve spent more than five minutes researching big data, you’ve already come across technologies like Hadoop, BigQuery, EMR and RedShift, and you may even know what OLAP and NoSQL means and where they fit in. What you may not have been exposed to, however, is the next and very important level down the rabbit hole—technologies like Tableu, Microstrategy, QlikView, Hive and Impala. Let’s take a look at each of these technologies and see where they fit and how they compare to each other.

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