I am looking for a thesis to complete my master M2, I will work on a topic in the big data's field (creation big data applications), using hadoop/mapReduce and Ecosystem ( visualisation, analysis ...), Please suggest some topics or project that would make for a good masters thesis subject.
I add that I have bases in data warehouses, databases, data mining, good skills in programming, system administration and cryptography ...


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    $\begingroup$ This is too broad to be a useful question. Narrow it down by stating what you have studied, your interests, and some specific topics you are considering. $\endgroup$
    – Sean Owen
    Oct 21, 2014 at 13:54
  • $\begingroup$ thanks @SeanOwen. good, i will add some other information about my studies on Master and my interests :) $\endgroup$
    – abdoBim
    Oct 21, 2014 at 19:33
  • $\begingroup$ "and beyond" part of this and/or this is probably a good point to start. $\endgroup$
    – ffriend
    Oct 21, 2014 at 21:12
  • $\begingroup$ You might wanna state that Big Data is a leading trend in the Computer industry. $\endgroup$
    – user4753
    Oct 21, 2014 at 21:21
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    $\begingroup$ You are paying to do a Masters, what do your tutors suggest? $\endgroup$
    – Spacedman
    Oct 22, 2014 at 11:08

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Since it's a master's thesis, how about writing something regarding decision trees, and their "upgrades": boosting and Random Forests? And then integrate that with Map/Reduce, together with showing how to scale a Random Forest on Hadoop using M/R?

  • $\begingroup$ thanks @ssantic , I will consider your proposal for to know the dimensions of this subject according to my ability $\endgroup$
    – abdoBim
    Oct 23, 2014 at 14:55

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