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In this era of information, the data is the most precious thing in the world. But now this data
becomes bigger day by day, so a new term is coined that is big data. Big data refers to various
datasets which are very high in volume, variety and velocity. The traditional tools are not able
to analyse this huge amount of data. Moreover, the decision makers need some insights from
this big data to increase their performance. So new solutions are required that can analyse this
big data and can get conclusions and insights from it. This process is called big data analytics.
In this paper, an analysis of available tools which can be applied on big data and application
areas of big data analytics.