How do you define big data? What are the implications

  1. How do you define big data?
  2. What are the implications from the three industry trends (Three V’s), presented in the textbook, by the Gardner Group? Three V’s presented in the textbook are as follows: Volume, Velocity, and Variety. 

Instructions:  Your response to the initial question should be 250-300 words.  Next respond to two postings provided by your classmates. I am looking for active engagement in the discussion.  Please engage early and often. You are require to create your initial thread in order to view and respond to the threads posted by other students.  Do not use direct quotes, rather rephrase the author’s words and continue to use in-text citations.