For the Research Paper – please remember to cite your 3 sources using APA Standards for the research paper to earn full credit. The 3 sources should be peer-reviewed from a Database Journal, ACM, IEEE, etc. (avoid vendor papers, such as papers from Oracle, Microsoft, etc.).
Activity 2: Research Paper – Big Data
Big Data has opened the door to new job opportunities and has a number of new tools/technologies that are used such as Hadoop, NoSQL, Map Reduce, Pig, Scala, Python, Hive, Dryad, Hadapt, Hbase, and others.
This week, research and write a four-to-five page paper exploring Big Data and a few of the new technologies mentioned above or additional technologies that you find related to Big Data. Be sure to use the APA style and format for your paper.