Big data refers to very large amounts of data being produced on the Web and by sensor, monitoring and machine systems along with the systems and technologies used to integrate and analytically explore it. Big data can be discussed from a technical view of frameworks and technologies, and from a business perspective of its uses and value to organizations. As it matures, big data is emerging into the context of information and data management already used in organizations.

NewsA talent shortage is the biggest limiting factor for big data success, pundits say. Not by coincidence, MIT is striving to close that talent gap through expanded big data education programs.
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InterviewCatalina Chief Data Officer (CDO) Dak Liyanearachchi, in an exclusive Information Management interview, explains where the digital marketing company's data strategy is heading next.
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