Big data is BIG, but little data will score you the BIG job

Big data is the term for today’s complex and sophisticated data sets that prove challenging to manage with outdated data processing applications and stale data philosophies.  I know a prominent data executive that was not too long ago shown the door by his employer because he and his boss, the CTO, didn’t share the same data management philosophy. With this burgeoning data complexity corporate America responded with the advent of a Chief Data Officer.  The Chief Data Officer, a role that didn’t exist ten years ago, is charged with solving and governing the firm’s data and big data problems. While big data is the rage, if you are a line Read More …