Preparing a Plan for Implementation and Achieving Business Value

"Enterprises today must cope with huge and rapidly increasing volumes of data generated by more sources more often and in more formats – a veritable flood of data. Contained in this data are valuable insights that can improve the business’s competitiveness, but its volume, velocity and variety make harnessing it for business use a large-scale challenge. To address this challenge, many organizations are turning to “big data” – the shorthand name for projects that enable them to store, process, analyze and use data of greater magnitude than they have had to manage ever before."