Over the past few years we’ve witnessed the rise and fall of big data.
The Gartner hype cycle articulates that story quite well as we’re finally over the immense inflation of big data. In fact, Gartner removed the term completely from its hype cycle in 2015. Today, however, it’s not hype to say that data is only moving in one direction. In terms of data volume growth, not a single industry in the business world has escaped its impact. New data sources come online daily and as this explosion in data outpaces Moore’s Law, its effect on our lives is becoming amplified.
Author: Katrin Ribant