Research: first steps with big data

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Getting a pilot study up and running requires the support of those who may not understand what big data is all about. John Leonard and Danny Palmer take a look at the issues

For those interested in investigating the practical potential of big data for their organisation there are certain difficulties to be overcome. Sorting the truth from the snake oil is one, differen...

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