A cartoon featuring a man with a passport arriving at a desk with a custom's agent. On the agent's screen it says "Big Data" and the caption reads "Your recent Amazon purchases, Tweet score and location history makes you welcome here."
Big Data: The 5 Vs Everyone Must Know At the beginning there was Gartner, who defined Big Data with 3 Vs: 1. Volume 2. Velocity 3. Variety Then the issue was raised that Big Data new insights can be actually quite uncertain, and so the 4th V arrived: 4. Veracity But all this was still leaving out the deep core, the only reason why one wants to use Big Data: 5. Value
Highlights from the EMC & VMware CIO Summit | LAS VEGAS, held at EMC World 2013, where 76 CIOs discussed topics such as the Software-defined Data Center, Cloud, Converged Infrastructure, Big Data, Security, and IT in 2020.