For many of us, the idea of a Jetson-esque connected world has been little more than a pipe dream over the past several decades. But now that dream is quickly becoming a reality, as the Internet of Things looks set to hit escape velocity in 2016 and beyond.
“Market opportunity for big data technologies and services will grow to nearly $41 billion by 2018. And a huge part of this opportunity will be owned by Hadoop.”
Yet with the IoT rapidly growing and becoming a normal part of our day-to-day lives, the amount of data that is now being transmitted ad collected is unprecedented in human history. In fact, according to CA Technologies, the market opportunity will be owned by Hadoop.