The benefits of Big Data are often spoken of in the future tense. As in, physician â€œBig Data will someday provide enterprises of all types critical insights that allow for increased profitability, physiotherapist improved efficiency and other untold riches.â€ Big data isn’t something new though. It’s a new term for something the big companies have been doing for years. It’s here and now for the rest of us â€“ delivering on its many promises.
Click image to see a larger versionThe Real World of Big Data via Wikibon Infographics