Existing Citations

  • big data : "Big Data" is a catch phrase that has been bubbling up from the high performance computing niche of the IT market. Increasingly suppliers of processing virtualization and storage virtualization software have begun to flog "Big Data" in their presentations. . . . If one sits through the presentations from ten suppliers of technology, fifteen or so different definitions are likely to come forward. . . . The phrase refers to the tools, processes and procedures allowing an organization to create, manipulate, and manage very large data sets and storage facilities. (†318)