Introduction to Big Data and Trends


In this session, the most emerging research topic “Big Data” was introduced. Big Data is a term used to describe a collection of data that is huge in size and yet growing exponentially with time.

Topics Covered:

  • Why Big Data is needed and what are its applications
  • Examples of Big Data
  • the platform on which Big Data works like Hadoop, Hbase and Storm
  • Advantages of Big Data processing