Hot Market, Cool Technology
Market researcher Wikibon calculates that the worldwide big data market hit $18.6 billion in 2013, of which $4.1 billion, or 22 percent, was software. (Services accounted for 40 percent and hardware 38 percent.) Wikibon projects the total market to reach $28.5 billion this year and $50.1 billion in 2017.
No wonder new big data products seem to be hitting the market every day. And many of them are very cool. Here's 10 that particularly caught our attention in the first six months of this year.