DEMOCRATIC BIG DATA DRUPALPROOF-OF-CONCEPT
May 27, 2013
AUTHOR: NICHOLAS ROBERTS
1. Problem Description
PROBLEM: Big Data is a code-word for Big Business & Big Brother. The tools are open-source but the knowledge islargely locked in massive multinational corporations and national government data centers. Maintenance up thesystem stack and across the workflow network is obscured by esoteric command-line.
2. Project Scope
: live, web-based, self-hosted working proof-of-concept system.Next stage is to put test system into live servers at cloud host such as Linode or Amazon.
3. High-Level Requirements
Commercial Open Source:
free software, download with potential enterprise support
The new system must include the following:
Ability to allow both internal and external users to access the application without downloading any software
Ability to integrate with existing commercially supported stacks for business process modelling, big dataprocessing, web crawling, search indexing & web content management system hosting
Ability to incorporate automated routing and notifications based on business rules
: live, web-based, self-hosted working proof-of-concept system.Commercial Open-Source Stacks included;