Achieving 10x acceleration of Spark and Hive Jobs on AWS S3 with Alluxio Tiered Storage

The data engineering team at Bazaarvoice, a software-as-a-service digital marketing company based in Austin, Texas, must handle data at massive Internet-scale to serve its customers. The company enables retailers and brands to curate, manage, and understand user-generated content (UGC) like product reviews, shopper questions and answers, and curated social content, and then uses that data to provide deep analytics on consumer behaviors.