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Big Data Acronyms & Abbreviations Every Data Pro Should Know

Acronym Meaning
3DM Data Driven Decision Making
ACID Atomicity, Consistency, Isolation and Durability
ADAPA Adaptive Decision and Predictive Analytics
AOSD Aspect-Oriented Software Development
AQL Annotation Query Language
BDA Big Data Analytics
CART Classification and Regression Trees
CCA Canonical Correlational Analysis
CEP Complex Event Processing
COTS Commodity off-the-shelf
CQL Cypher Query Language
CQL Cassandra Query Language
CQL Contextual/Common Query Language
DAD Discover, Access, Distill
DAG Directed Acyclic Graph
DHSL Distributed Hadoop Storage Layer
ECL Enterprise Control Language
EDA Exploratory Data Analysis, Event Driven Architecture
EPN Event Processing Nodes
ETL Extract, transform and load
FUSE Filesystem in Userspace
GEOFF Graph Serialization Format
HAR Hadoop Archive
HDFS ACL Hadoop Distributed File System Access Control List
HPCC High Performance Computing Cluster
hPDL Hadoop Process Definition Language
HPIL Hadoop Physical Infrastructure Layer
HTAP Hybrid Transactional and Analytical Processing
IDA Initial Data Analysis
JAQL JSON Query Language
JSON JavaScript Object Notation Query Language
KFS Kosmos File System
LZO Lempel-Ziv-Oberhumer
MDM Master Data Management
MPP Massively Parallel Processing
NLP Natural Language Processing
OLAP Online Analytical Processing
OLTP Online Transactional Processing
PMML Predictive Model Markup Language
PXF Pivotal Xtension Frameworks
RDD Resilient Distributed Database
S4 Simple Scalable Streaming System
SOA Service Oriented Architecture
TDA Topological Data Analysis
UDAF USer Defined Aggregate Function
UDTF User Defined Tablegenerating Function
UIMA Unstructured Information Management Architecture
UPPI Universal PMML Plug-in
VC Vapnik Chervonekis Dimension
W3C World Wide Web Consortium
WEKA Waikato Environment for Knowledge Analysis
XDW Extended Data Warehouse
XML Extensible Markup Language
YARN Yet Another Resource Negotiator
ZFS Zettabyte File System by Sun Mircosystem