The existing approaches to big data -- focused upon log analysis and batch processing of business data with technologies like Hadoop -- are woefully inadequate when it comes to being able to process streams of metrics, streams of relationships, and streams of state in real time.

‘Process’ in these cases means the ability to ingest these streams as they arrive, continuously perform operations on these streams to add value to the data, and then transform the data and the relationships into forms useful to people using market leading query and visualization tools.

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