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Entrepreneurs Needed To Deliver Big Data Solutions

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December 8, 2014View for printing

Even though "Big Data" has now been around for a few years, the opportunities for startups seem to keep growing, just as the amount of data keeps growing. According to IBM, companies have captured more data in the last two years than in the previous 2000 years. This data comes from sensors, social media posts, digital pictures and videos, purchase transactions, everywhere.

Martin Zwilling

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There are at least two other very important areas of "Big Data" that must also be addressed.

Data security is an area that just keeps getting more and more important. Just ask Sony.

While approx. 10% of companies will truly use massive "Big Data", 100% of companies and organizations will use their "Little Data" to bring together all of their software systems and spreadsheets into a single powerful reporting and dashboard system so that everyone has one version of the truth to improve performance and planning. It's not a question of if but when.

I've gathered a large number of articles that discuss this new way that business is being done here: ... ;cat_id=152

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