Hadoop is a(n):
A) NoSQL database technology that stores both data and procedures acting on the data as objects.
B) data mining platform designed for storing and analyzing big data produced by web communications and transactions.
C) open source software framework designed for distributing data-processing over inexpensive computers.
D) pre-configured hardware-software system designed for analyzing big data.
E) high-speed platform used to analyze large data sets.
A data ________ stores current and historical data of potential interest to decision makers throughout the company.
A(n) ________ is a dedicated computer in a client/server environment that hosts a DBMS.
A) web server
B) online server
C) database server
D) client server
E) application server
Which of the following is an example of a company whose business model is based on access to large databases through the web?