Category Archives: Big Data

Big data

The internet has revolutionized ICT and transformed many areas of our life as individual, has great implications on governments and governance, and has great implication on country’s development. Big data emerged in the new millennium as a result of ICT … Continue reading

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The Era of Big Data

The advances of technology have enabled Internet users to create and publish their own content, therefore, increasing the volume of information tremendously. We now face an incredibly large amount of data that is difficult to track.  This new reality lets … Continue reading

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Leveraging Big Data

The sheer amount of large and complex data sets, known as big data, is growing at an astronomical rate.  Keep in mind data sets do not always arrive in neat packages ready for analysis either and big data is characterized … Continue reading

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Dealing with the Overwhelming Flow of Information – Big Data

The Internet has saved researchers the trouble of physically pulling out drawers and flipping through documents. Nowadays almost everyone would start the research online. It seems easy to get enough information from the existing online library, database, journal collections, from JSTOR, Online Archive to … Continue reading

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Big Data: Is There Such a Thing as Too Much?

Researches across the globe are both delighted and discouraged by the massive quantity of data that now exists and is being created at an unprecedented pace. On the one hand, this means that a wealth of material, with the majority … Continue reading

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