Big Data: Myths, Realities and Perspectives - A Remote Look

Djamel Ghernaout
2018 American Journal of Information Science and Technology  
In a world where data is gathered in ever-increasing quantities, summing more of what persons and organizations perform, and catching smallest detail of their comportment. There are three fashions to distinguish data occasionally reported as volume, variety, and velocity-the meaning of Big Data. This review aims to focus on defining Big Data and describing some of its myths and realities. The significance of big data does not focus on how much data is possessed, but what things may be performed
more » ... gs may be performed with it. Data may be extracted from any origin and examined to detect replies that let 1) cost decreases, 2) time decreases, 3) fresh product expansion and studied offerings, and 4) smart decision making. As a magic, charming, and mysterious noun, Big Data remains an attractive novel field in both science and technology. Despite of the developed technology and open knowledge, Big Data still needs more familiarization and demystification. More developed computer skills will be needed to understand and touch its practical extent.
doi:10.11648/j.ajist.20180201.11 fatcat:aykqlspjnbbz3f6vkb3r7bar7i