Data Variety: What It’s All About

May 14, 2013

Data variety stands out from the three Vs of big data from the report of the big data survey conducted by NewVantage Partners in 2012. One of the survey results shows companies focusing more on data variety instead of data volume both now and in the next three years. The report does not tell why data variety turns out to be such a salient attribute while big data platform like Hadoop focus more on addressing and solving data volume problem.