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Big Deal for Big Data: HP unveils the industry’s 1st server purpose-built for Big Data

Leading organizations of the future will be distinguished by their ability to gain
value from their data. This presents a CIO with a challenge and an opportunity.

How will you analyze 1,600,000,000,000 GB of Information?

IDC estimates the economy produced a constant flow of information equaling 1.6ZB (1.6 trillion gigabytes) in 2011. [1]  Now that’s Big Data!  This trend has caused a rapid growth in a new breed of big data applications to analyze and monetize this information, but traditional architectures aren’t scaling to meet the need.

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