How to Choose the Right Big Data Infrastructure

I get asked all the time about the "best" option for deploying big data. Most people are curious about the impact of choices between:

  • Commodity vs. purpose-built hardware
  • Proprietary vs. open-source software
  • On-premises vs. cloud hosting
  • Scale-up vs. scale-out expansion

To help explore which options are right for you, check out my flow chart and blog on Network Computing.

Big Data Deployment Model Flowchart

Topics: Data Platforms, Analytics, & AI