Confused about what “big data” really means?
Big data is basically the description given to our society’s current obsession with storing more and more information and data online. Service providers like Google, Facebook and Twitter (among others) store your online data on their servers. The more data, the more storage space is needed, with Google estimating that it is processing more than 3 billion requests a day.
To help us understand what big data really is and how it affects our daily lives, check out the below infographic created by Adeptia: