Big Data is now the mainstay for many industries. We are seeing typical patterns of use evolving to a point where the gap between vendor and use-case is so repeatable that turn-key solutions are viable. Utilizing tools like Docker, Ansible and Vagrant vendors are turning to open-source communities to drive big-data to become a low-friction, commodities solution in many industries. This talk explores these patterns and use cases and theorizes about where big data is headed. Data-Lakes, Enterprise Caches, Actors and other Lambda based patterns provide an exciting backdrop to the near future of big data patterns in many industries.