Volume: 6 Issue: 4
While data protection regulations and privacy laws are still busy catching up with the technologies of yesterday, Big Data is growing at lightning speed on a daily basis. How can companies deal with the data protection and handling challenges brought about by Big Data in order to truly benefit from the opportunities it has to offer? Firstly, one must truly grasp what Big Data is. In an attempt to do just that Frances Chen spoke to Jeff Jonas, Chief Scientist at IBM Entity Analytics, to obtain his perspective on the definition of Big Data.