Big data

A trend expected to take center stage in 2015 is data story telling. It’s all about telling a story with data. The difference between a good and bad analyst will be solely determined by the analyst’s ability to create a narrative of the process of data analysis. The more compelling the narrative is the more convincing an analyst you are. In this blog, we will be dissecting the need for analysts to don this new…

Big Data = Volume + Velocity + Veracity + Value A closer look at this equation reveals why big data is tending to get so unwieldy. It’s got to do with volume and velocity, both of which are transforming big data into a colossus mass of meaningless data, extracting value from which is increasingly proving to be a pyrrhic task. The need of the hour is to transform big data into smart data, so that…