Bevat oa een link naar een Amerikaans overheidsrapport over Big Data - http://www.techamerica.org/Docs/fileManager.cfm?f=techamerica-bigdatareport-final.pdf Bill Perlowitz, Vice-Chair of the Commission and vice president and chief technology officer at Wyle
Government must improve big data strategy to realise savings of £33bn - De Engelse overheid verwacht met behulp van Big Data effectiever en efficiënter te kunnen werken en grotere besparingen te kunnen doen.
The Big Data Opportunity: Making government faster, smarter and more personal - a strategy for big data in the public sector of the UK by Chris Yiu and the think tank Policy Exchange. The report provides an overview and examples to inspire policymakers around the opportunity for data and analytics to transform public service delivery. Report http://www.policyexchange.org.uk/images/publications/the%20big%20data%20opportunity.pdf
The government of the UK is investing a lot of money in 8 Big Data projects in order to become a leader on this subject. Chris Brown hopes and pleads that without wishing to paint a negative picture he would liked to have seen some of the money spent on big data skills, i.e. training a new breed of developers with industry experience. http://www.techradar.com/news/world-of-tech/future-tech/government-must-make-uk-a-big-data-leader-not-follower-1247967
Innovation enterprise identifies some new trends in 2015 in the Big Data surroundings: in-memory databases (live data for decision making), non-data scientists, more sensor driven data, deeper customer insights, etc.