Big Data: Eight Facts and Eight Fictions

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Fact #3: Big Data is automating tasks that used to involve tedious manual labor.

Software companies are developing better business intelligence tools that can not only analyze metadata, but also automate tasks to more quickly make use of that data to their advantage. This allows companies to be more flexible and also make the analysis of Big Data much less costly than in the past.

As with cloud computing, Big Data is a hot topic around the business right now. Expectations for what it can achieve often reach into the stratosphere. At the same time, the overwhelming amount of data involved is daunting and can seem like an insurmountable obstacle. So what is Big Data, where does it come from, and what can you actually do with it? ThreatTrack Security has identified eight facts and eight fictions regarding Big Data.


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