Abstract: Throughout the history of human society, the demands and willingness of human beings are always the source powers to promote scientific and technological progress. In this paper, we present the research hot spots and indicate possible research directions of big data. We also discuss potential development trends in this broad research and application area. This paper will serve as a readymade reference for researchers working in Big data for identifying the possible research areas in this field.

Keywords: Big Data, BDAaaS, Analysis, Mining, Parallel Computing.