People are in trouble from Big Data, it’s the forefront of an attack on the importance of people in organizations. See the quotes below:
- Expert Bernard Marr says, “…everything we do is increasingly leaving a digital trace (or data), which we (and others) can use and analyze. Big Data therefore refers to that data being collected and our ability to make use of it.”
- “Information is the oil of the 21st century, and analytics is the combustion engine.” – Peter Sondergaard, Senior Vice President, Gartner Research
- “Data really powers everything that we do.” – Jeff Weiner CEO, LinkedIn
- “Data are becoming the new raw material of business.” – Craig Mundie, Senior Advisor to the CEO at Microsoft.
- “I keep saying that the sexy job in the next 10 years will be statisticians. And I’m not kidding.” – Hal Varian, Chief Economist at Google
- “Without big data, you are blind and deaf and in the middle of a freeway.” – Geoffrey Moore, author and consultant.
- “Data is the new science. Big Data holds the […]