« Yes, You Now Can Get A Degree In Cloud. Really. | Main | Greetings From Melbourne »

June 03, 2011

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d83451be8f69e2015432bdd851970c

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Can Big Data Change The World?:

Comments

Blaine Berger

I can see where very large data sets and the attendant infrastructure of storage, compute, and applications require unique and creative approaches.

There are certainly unsolved (or unloved) problems because the tools required have yet to be built or have yet to be applied to the problem.

Similar to the ice age that changed the world, the big data change could follow the same timeline precisely because it is big and complex and slow moving.

What's your feeling about the pace of world change attributable to big data?

An incremental, glacial change or a decade or sooner?

The comments to this entry are closed.

Chuck Hollis


  • Chuck Hollis
    Chief Strategist, VMware SAS BU
    @chuckhollis

    Chuck has recently joined VMware in a new role, and is quite enthused!

    Previously, he was with EMC for 18 years, most of them great.

    He enjoys speaking to customer and industry audiences about a variety of technology topics, and -- of course -- enjoys blogging.

    Chuck lives in Holliston, MA with his wife, three kids and four dogs when he's not travelling. In his spare time, Chuck is working on his second career as an aging rock musician.

    Warning: do not buy him a drink when there is a piano nearby.
Enter your Email:
Preview | Powered by FeedBlitz

General Housekeeping

  • Frequency of Updates
    I try and write something new 1-2 times per week; less if I'm travelling, more if I'm in the office. Hopefully you'll find the frequency about right!
  • Comments and Feedback
    All courteous comments welcome. TypePad occasionally puts comments into the spam folder, but I'll fish them out. Thanks!