BigDataFr recommends: Big Data = Hype; But Why That Doesn’t Matter
From time to time, you still come across someone with the opinion that Big Data is nothing more than a fad, which will be forgotten about soon enough.
You might not expect to hear this from me, but they’re actually right. Well – half right, at least!
As I’ve written before, I’m not actually a fan of the term “Big Data”, which puts overemphasis on the importance of size. Anyone who’s been reading my articles for a while will know that I’m firmly of the opinion that what you do with your data, is far more important than how big it is.[…]