Gartner Says Big Data Getting Bigger, Skills Lag
October 29, 2012 Dan Burger
It’s a mighty big shadow that Big Data casts. As is the nature of shadows, their size has a lot to do with the source of the light. Last week Gartner was the source, and reports were published from one end of the media galaxy to the other concerning the firm’s predictions for the future of IT. Big Data loomed large and predictions were appropriately big with forecasts for increasing bigness. The question this begs is: Who’s prepared for this?
Anyone who has not already been handling Big Data (the capitalization makes it even bigger, don’t you think?) can take