Big data—do you know what it really means? With these resources you can drill down and understand what the world of big data means for you. Whether you’re in it or not, it’s affecting you. Here’s how and why.
The Primer: Alexandra Weber Morales gives a thorough explanation of the big data beast. It’s a lot to read, but worth the effort.
The Movie: Only have a few minutes? This handy video by Kirsten Taggert and Greg Andersson on Forbes can give you an understanding of how the data gets in whose hands and why. It’s also pretty direct about what it means for the individual as well as business.
The Sequel: Nothing changes as fast as technology, this ZDNet article by Tony Baer for “Big on Data” will give you an idea about where we’re headed in 2017.