Big Data Makes the Big Time and Opens Up New Areas of Potential Understanding
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FEBRUARY 13, 2012
According to McKinsey the, “United States needs 140,000 to 190,000 more workers with “deep analytical” expertise and 1.5 The World Economic Forum at Davos, issued a report, “ Big Data, Big Impact ,” that “declared data a new class of economic asset, like currency or gold.” The New York Times recently had an extensive article on The Age of Big Data by Steve Lohr. Data is now growing at 50 percent a year, or more than doubling every two years according to IDC.