Whilst the process of transitioning from an existing system to a Big Data system is broadly similar across all business sizes, there are aspects of the process that must reflect the type of business in which the process is occurring. From the fact that, with small businesses, the board is often also the project team; to the fact that, with Corporates, personnel and systems already in place, and often in far distant departments, will be affected.
For more on integrating Hadoop into an existing corporate infrastructure, see Corporate.
For more on installing and configuring Hadoop ahead of a push into Big Data, see SMEs.
For more on establishing the need for Big Data insight in a new business, see Start-Ups.