The term big data draws a lot of attention, but behind the hype there's a simple story. For decades, companies have been making business decisions based on transactional data stored in relational databases. Beyond that critical data, however, is a potential treasure trove of less structured data: weblogs, social media, email, sensors and photographs that can be mined for useful information.
Oracle offers the broadest and most integrated portfolio of products to help you acquire and organise these diverse data sources and analyse them alongside your existing data to find new insights and capitalise on hidden relationships. Learn how Oracle helps you acquire, organise and analyse your big data:
A big data platform needs to process massive quantities of data in batch and in parallel—filtering, transforming and sorting it before loading it into an enterprise data warehouse. Oracle offers a choice of products for organising big data including:
Analysing big data within the context of all your other enterprise data can reveal new insights that can have a significant impact on your bottom line. Oracle offers a portfolio of tools for statistical and advanced analysis that complement Oracle Exadata, including: