Now that Big Data is mainstream in the cloud, here are some companies and resources you might want to watch, use, invest in, follow:
Big Data Resources
Learn about it, with it, for it!
coursera.com – Higher education that overcomes the boundaries of geography, time and money!
udacity.com – Learn. Think. Do. Free Online Classes
New tools to use it!
oxdata.com – H20. the analytics engine. Data is the System.
quid.com – Augmenting Our Ability to Perceive this Complex World.
kaggle.com – making data science a sport
datahero.com – allows anyone to easily analyze, visualize and understand the data that matters the most to them, without a data scientist or an IT department.
statwing.com – online statistics and data analysis tool makes it easy for anyone to understand their data.
giraph.com – helps you keep track of anything you can imagine.
Languages – systems – frameworks
hadoop.com – is an open-source software framework that supports data-
cloudera.com – CDH, Cloudera’s 100% open source distribution of Apache Hadoop and related projects
drawntoscale.com – Spire™ is an operational SQL database for real-time Big Data for web, mobile and analytics.
splicemachine.com – the developer of the first SQL-compliant database designed for Big Data applications
Thanks to GigOm