Category Archives: Emerging Trends

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What is multitenancy? Why it’s becoming so important?

The term “Software Multitenancy” refers to a software architecture in which a single instance of software runs on a server and serves multiple tenants. A tenant is a group of users who share a common access with specific privileges to … Continue reading

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A Comparative Analysis of Hadoop Players

For Hadoop 2.2, let’s have a look at major players in the Hadoop ecosystem:  Hortonworks, Cloudera and MapR. Hortonworks Hortonworks announced in June the general availability of their Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP). The HDP distro is 100% Apache open source code. The major … Continue reading

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What Is Hadoop?

The Apache™ Hadoop® project develops open-source software for reliable, scalable, distributed computing. The Apache Hadoop software library is a framework that allows for the distributed processing of large data sets across clusters of computers using simple programming models. It is … Continue reading

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Big Data

Without doubt, “big data” is the hottest topic in enterprise IT since cloud computing came to prominence five years ago. And the most concrete technology behind the big data trend is Hadoop. Most enterprises are at least experimenting with Hadoop, … Continue reading

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Database as a Service – Pros & Cons

I was thinking of researching & writing something on this article for a long time. One of the key reasons which compelled me to write & research abt it was that i have heard lot about clod computing, software as service (SAAS) etc but … Continue reading

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A Web Portal with Mobile Connectivity for Un-organized labor and Domestic Workers/Maids

The need was felt to me when I got know some time back from my neighbor that thy hired a 24×7 domestic maid from an agency. The agency charges INR 1200 per months and maid (though less experienced) gets INR … Continue reading

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14 lakh Aakash Tablets booked in 14 days: Is it set to beat tablet market laders in India

NEW DELHI: The new year may be a year of low-cost computing in India. Sales bookings for the world’s cheapest tablet, Aakash, have soared to 14 lakh units just two weeks after it was put up for sale online for … Continue reading

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