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Using PerfectStorm to Test Big Data Systems

July 10, 2014 by Ixia Blog Team

Unstructured data that traditionally took too long or cost too much to process and analyze accounts for as much as 80% of most companies' data. Emerging "Big Data" initiatives stand to transform vast untapped resources from a costly storage challenge into vital business intelligence used in marketing, product development, stock trading, genetic research, and more.

Ixia’s PerfectStorm helps you test your big data systems with its Markov text generation – which allows you to send massive amounts of data into your system to see if specified bits of key data can be captured.