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All Talent Development Centre posts for Canadian technology contractors relating to big data.

All About Hadoop (Infographic)

Anybody who works in Big Data already has, at the minimum, a basic understanding of the popular technologies in the field, including Apache Hadoop. Hadoop continues to gain traction world-wide and is becoming a technology all independent IT contractors working with data need to familiarize themselves with. According to insideBigData, in 2016, “Hadoop and associated technologies will grow by more than 100%, mainly driven by the demand for Big Data analytics.” If that doesn’t motivate you, the 2016 Stack Overflow Developer Survey shows that Hadoop is tied as the 3rd highest paying technology in the US!

If you’d like to start expanding your knowledge on Hadoop and whether it will fit into some of your projects, look no further than this post. The infographic below created by Kathleen Kowal for Udemy has everything you need.

Infographic - All About Hadoop

How Much Data is Generated Every Minute?

In Wednesday’s post, Terry Power shared some stats about IT hiring trends and emerging skill sets that will be in high demand.  Making the list were cloud technology, mobile technology, social media and Big Data.  This infographic from Domo is not only fun to look at but reinforces just how significant these skills are in today’s world.

infographic - Data Never Sleeps 2.0