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The truth about big data

Graham Immerman
March 05, 2018

BBN put together five myths about big data, the first being that big data is too big! They said, "Big data does not mean that all the data that is being stored in a system has to be big. The fact that big data is being collated from several sources at the same time, does not necessarily mean it’s too big to handle; it’s rather diverse." The cost isn't actually unreasonable and it is definitely not only for IT. Also, not everyone is using it yet so there's still time to capitalize and get ahead! 

5 BIGGEST MYTHS ABOUT BIG DATASource: http://www.bbntimes.com

Big Data Myth #01. It’s Big Big data is considered to be just too big. Big data does not mean that all the data that is being stored in a system has to be big. The fact that big data is being collated from several sources at the same time, does not necessarily mean it’s too big to handle; it’s rather diverse. Big data Myth #02. It’s all Good Big data contains good data is a big time myth. The information contained in big data is not necessarily good data, as it is coming from several sources – trusted and not so trusted. Read More

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