"According to IDC's 2011 Extracting Value from Chaos study - the 5 th consecutive report of its kind - last year the amount of data created and replicated burst through the zettabyte barrier for the first time. That's more than one trillion gigabytes of data."
Veteran tech journalist Renee Boucher Ferguson has penned a new SHARE President's Corner blog series exploring the considerations, challenges and opportunities associated with Big Data. The first article in her series will appear this week, and covers specific solutions to analyze, and more importantly, glean value from Big Data. Read the first installment here, and check back over the next few weeks as her series continues.
Expand your knowledge on this topic further at the upcoming SHARE in Atlanta conference, March 11-16, 2012 at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center. A Hot Topic track entitled Big Data - Big Analytics - Big Needs will be a centerpiece of the educational program. Scheduled sessions include:
- Search? Analytics? Big Data? Which to Use? So Many Choices!
- IBM's Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics Update
- Analytics: Taking it to the Next Level - Next Generation Smart Analytics Optimizer
- Technology Futures: IBM's Global Technology Outlook
Click here for a full list of sessions on this topic at the SHARE in Atlanta Conference.
View the article series and register for SHARE in Atlanta today.