IV. IT&C Innovation Conference - October 2016 - Sovata, Romania
A. Every scientist who needs big data analytics to save millions of lives should have that power
Legacy systems don’t provide the power.
B. The simple fact is that you are brilliant but your brilliant ideas require complex analytics.
Traditional solutions are not applicable.
The Plan: have oversight over developments as they happen.
Goal: Store everything accessible by SQL immediately.
What is BigQuery?
Analytics-as-a-Service - Data Warehouse in the Cloud
Fully-Managed by Google (US or EU zone)
Scales into Petabytes
Decent pricing (queries $5/TB, storage: $20/TB) *October 2016 pricing
100.000 rows / sec Streaming API
Open Interfaces (Web UI, BQ command line tool, REST, ODBC)
Familiar DB Structure (table, views, record, nested, JSON)
Integrates with Google Sheets + Google Cloud Storage + Pub/Sub connectors
Client libraries available in YFL (your favorite languages)
no running out of resources
no more focus on large scale execution plan
no need to re-implement tricky concepts
(time windows / join streams)
pay only the columns we have in your queries
run raw ad-hoc queries (either by analysts/sales or Devs)
no more throwing away-, expiring-, aggregating old data.