A Current Hot Topic: Big Data

A friend of mine asked me the other day if I could point him to some overviews I would recommend about the concept of “Big Data”.    Here are two of my favorites: From McKinsey (by  Brad Brown, Michael Chui, and James Manyika ):                        :  http://www.mckinseyquarterly.com/Are_you_ready_for_the_era_of_big_data_2864 From Kevin Appleby: http://kevinappleby.co.uk/a-useful-overview-of-big-data%20-%2039/ Thought they were worth passing along to…