Application on big data processing

Dan Wang, Zhu Han

Research output: Chapter in book / Conference proceedingChapter in an edited book (as author)Academic researchpeer-review


Today’s lightening-fast generation of data from massive sources and advanced data analytics have made mining the information from big data possible. We have witnessed the success of many big data applications. For example, Amazon uses its massive historical shipment tracking data to recommend goods to targeted customers, and Google uses billions of query data to predict flu trends, which can sometimes do one week earlier than the National Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSpringerBriefs in Computer Science
Number of pages21
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2015

Publication series

NameSpringerBriefs in Computer Science
ISSN (Print)2191-5768
ISSN (Electronic)2191-5776


  • Competitive ratio
  • Finish time
  • Hash function
  • Maximum load
  • Online algorithm

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Computer Science


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