The real challenge of Big Data
By Edwin Kooge, managing partner and Natasha Walk and Peter Verhoef, co-founders and managing partners at Metrixlab Big Data Analytics.
Big Data is top of mind in many organisations because of the flood of data now available. There is a belief that analysing Big Data can bring substantial competitive advantages. However collecting and storing the massive data streams – although a challenge in itself – is only part of the story.
Implosion, correction or normal?
By Simon Chadwick, managing partner of Cambiar and editor-in-chief of Research World.
In 2014, the pace of capital investment into our industry jumped 83% over the prior year. That was on top of an 88% increase in 2013. Nearly $5.8 billion poured into the industry – seven times higher than in 2011. When will this stop? The answer, it seems, is now.