The concept of “Big Data” has been with us since the early 00’s. Nevertheless, in 2017 the reality of its importance, volume and how it can take up our day to day work is now very apparent. We have all heard the phrase Big Data but what does it actually mean?
In 2012, Gartner updated its definition as follows: “Big data is high volume, high velocity, and/or high variety information assets that require new forms of processing to enable enhanced decision making, insight discovery and process optimisation.
Author: Joe Moore