Big data

Information assets characterized by such a high volume, velocity, and variety to require specific technology and analytical methods for its transformation into value

Big data is a term used for certain database systems. It is used for a number of technologies which help to organize data. To classify as big data, at least some of the following items apply:

  • There are huge amounts of data
  • The data changes very often
  • It is difficult to structure the data in such a way that other models can be used easily