Stream Computing: Defrag Conference

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Stream Computing: Defrag Conference

  1. 1. Data, Data Everywhere… …and Not a Bit to Drink Jonathan L. Yarmis VP Disruptive Technologies AMR Research November 4, 2008
  2. 19. Sources of Data <ul><li>More users are coming online. </li></ul><ul><li>They are online more portions of the day. </li></ul><ul><li>More activities are going digital. </li></ul><ul><li>The depth of that digital content is growing more dense. </li></ul><ul><li>More items are the source of digital content. </li></ul><ul><li>Many sources are moving from discrete to continuous sources of data. </li></ul><ul><li>The number of continuous sources is finally poised to grow explosively. </li></ul>
  3. 20. The End User <ul><li>Multimedia content </li></ul><ul><ul><li>More pictures </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Larger pictures </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Video </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Increasingly cell phone driven, making video creation more accessible </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Security cameras mounted everywhere </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Web cams </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Web content </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Clickstream activity </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Social interactions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Mapping connections between people, and between people and systems </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Location information </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Cell phones </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>1 billion per year </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Consumer-oriented convenience devices </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Toll devices </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Payment devices </li></ul></ul></ul>
  4. 21. The Enterprise <ul><li>RFID and other electronic tagging. </li></ul><ul><li>Sensor networks. </li></ul><ul><li>Increased digitization of products. </li></ul><ul><li>Increased creation of communicating products. </li></ul><ul><li>Increased digital content in work processes. </li></ul>
  5. 22. Dust <ul><li>Sensors the size of dust particles </li></ul><ul><li>Power </li></ul><ul><ul><li>For years </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Intelligence </li></ul><ul><li>Communications </li></ul>
  6. 23. Research <ul><li>DARPA </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Minutely track weapons and personnel </li></ul></ul><ul><li>CERN </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Transmit and analyze “ridiculous” amounts of data </li></ul></ul><ul><li>IBM </li></ul><ul><ul><li>System S, designed for “high ingest volumes” </li></ul></ul>
  7. 25. Either EMC is the most undervalued company in the history of the computing industry
  8. 26. Or New Approaches are Required <ul><li>We will not be able to effectively or economically store all of the data we are creating. </li></ul><ul><li>Even if we could, the agile company will have to develop ways of sensing and reacting in near real-time to effectively exploit the business opportunities presented by this explosion of data. </li></ul>
  9. 27. New Questions <ul><li>What should we store and what is safe to discard? </li></ul><ul><li>What are the legal and regulatory ramifications of selective data retention? </li></ul><ul><li>How do we define the triggers, events and conditions that mark data as storage-worthy? </li></ul><ul><li>Where in the computing and communications architecture do these decisions get made? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The edge? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The core? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The nexus? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Everywhere? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>It depends? </li></ul></ul>
  10. 28. For Further Information <ul><li>Jonathan L. Yarmis </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>203-227-7841 </li></ul><ul><li>IM: AIM/MSN/Yahoo jyarmis </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter: jyarmis </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook: http://profile.to/jyarmis/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.amrresearch.com/services/Market_Services/Advanced_Emerging_Disruptive_Technologies.asp </li></ul>

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