7 September, 2017
How To Optimize Your Company’s Big Data For Future Use
Big data exploration usually starts at a high level of data abstraction, and then gradually plumbs into the depths of the data as companies learn more from it.
The approach has worked well, and is operative in many different types of applications.
For instance, GIS and mapping systems use data to visualize a big picture map and then to focus in on a specific point or location. As the data analyst drills down to this location, they can then look at other related data that might be appended to the location such as the demographics of individuals who live at that location, or the number of traffic accidents at that location.