Big data and machine learning have become buzzwords we hear thrown around a lot, without necessarily understanding the nuances of each concept. While the two fields certainly aren’t mutually exclusive – and in fact intersect in ever more crucial ways – there are some key differences between big data and machine learning that businesses should understand before undertaking a project in either direction.
The good news is you probably already know more about both fields than you think. Both data analytics and machine learning touch our everyday lives in more ways than ever before. Below, we’ll zoom in on the difference between big data and machine learning from a business perspective, and strive to illuminate how the two fields will relate moving into the future.
Author: Jason Martinez