The Buzz About Big Data Analytics

December 25, 2011

Big data is the new buzzword within the data warehousing and business analytics community. According to TDWI recent report on BIG data, there are 3 Vs of big data – Volume which is multiple terabytes or over petabytes, Variety which is numbers, audio, video, text, streams , weblogs, Social media etc & velocity which is the speed with which it is collected.