Data Digest: Focus on Big Data
Articles examine setting up a smarter infrastructure for big data, the benefits of Little Data, and the most overlooked piece of big data -- data quality.
- By Quint Turner
- April 1, 2016
The amount of data in big data is only going to increase exponentially from now on.
This means that instead of larger infrastructure, your enterprise requires a
smarter infrastructure to handle it all. This article covers exactly what that
means and how to get started now.
Read more at IT Business Edge
Big data is a large and popular topic, but big data is not always the perfect solution
to a problem. Sometimes the market may call for 'Little Data,' and this article
examines when such data is useful and how best to use it.
Read more at icrunchdatanews.com
The devil is in the details, and that is true even for something as large as big
data. According to recent studies, the biggest problem with big data projects
is data quality: not enough people pay attention to it. This article reviews
why this problem is so crucial and how to improve big data quality.
Read more at Information Management
Quint Turner is an editorial intern at TDWI and an undergraduate English student at Skidmore College. Follow his blog at pungry.com.