The Death of Big Data
According to Mike Phelan, information technology coins and discards catchphrases with the speed that media dustups-of-the-week come and go in political campaigns. Still, unlike most popular tags, the term “Big Data” has managed to persevere for several years now, and has lately come into its own as the buzzword of the season, if not the year. Those that have Big Data want to celebrate their possession, while those who don’t (as yet) insist they’re getting it or, because of their business focus, don’t need it.
What no one seems to be saying – or recognizing – is that the death of Big Data is imminent. Big Data’s demise is only years, maybe even months, away, and yes, we’ll need a big casket.
Read the full article here.