2013: The Year of ‘Smart Data’
Yesterday, we looked at what some industry professionals think are the big trends in big data for the upcoming year. I had the chance to talk to Dr. Michael Wu, Chief Scientist at Lithium Technologies, about what he is looking at for his research in 2013.
For him, it's about smart data instead of the generics often spoken about around "big data."
"Although the adoption of Big Data technology and strategy is still slow, it definitely grabbed the attention of executives in many enterprises. However, what businesses really need is insight that helps them make better decisions. If that is the case, I believe one emerging trend of 2013 is going to be 'smart data.'...