Every two years, the volume of data in the world doubles, and by 2015, it is estimated that this volume of data will reach 7.9 Zettabytes. Unstructured data, such as text and images account for 90% of this amount. In the future, it is highly anticipated that this massive amount of data i.e. Big Data, will be used in business analytics to improve operations and to offer innovative services.
Big Data is very wide in scope and its usage covers a large spectrum of applications from targeted advertisement and recommendation systems, to energy consumption estimation and smart metering.
With a wealth of experience in analytics, and a commitment to openness in developing IT infrastructure and tools, along with strong global BI deployment capabilities, NTT DATA can help you unlock the business value from your Big Data.
NTT DATA defines three layers for its Big Data solutions.
- 1Big Data Platform: Engine for processing huge amounts of data in diverse formats. Hadoop and in-memory databases serve as such platforms.
- 2Analytics Software: Libraries equipped with high-level data analysis functions and data mining packages.
- 3Analytics Consulting: Frameworks and design best practices to offer solutions for each operation challenge.
With solutions covering all these 3 layers, NTT DATA offers total Big Data analytics solutions, which help clients secure new insights and create value from their data.