Archives for December 2012

The three challenges you need to overcome to make your Big Data initiative a success

Tweet Anyone who has spent the last ten years or more providing data management solutions will be looking at the hype surrounding Big Data with a mixture of pleasure and alarm. Happy that data – typically the unloved orphan in IT – is receiving long overdue attention. But concern that the hype is creating expectations that will be difficult to meet. If past experience with hyped technologies is anything to go by, price the vast majority of Big Data initiatives will not generate the financial returns envisaged in their supporting business cases. As was the case with CRM, stuff much… Read more