Big Data is revolutionizing virtually every industry today. With a population of 3 billion users online around the world and approximately 35 billion hours spent online every month, the sheer amount of data available on usage trends is staggering. As the trend toward the Internet of Things continues to accelerate, still more vital information will become available.
This paper, examines issues that should be considered during the adoption of Big Data. We’ll look at the growth of the No SQL database to handle Big Data-specific problems, and at how Couchbase provides a solution. Finally, we will consider the need for security to complete a Couchbase deployment. Big Data does not need to result in a big security headache.