Is Big Data the biggest information revolution since the invention of the Printing Press? The writers of The Big Data Revolution like to think so.
The available amount of data has grown exponentially, partially because of data colossi like Google and Amazon, but also because of small innovative companies that are focussed on collecing and analyzing Big Data. But will data be the main resource of our future economy, and change the way we work and live forever? There is a lot to say against this proposition, but when the hype is over the hill, Big Data will probably be a factor we can’t ignore.