"The need to capture and manage Big Data is daunting, but not as daunting as
the need to understand and analyze all you’ve captured," says Jill T.
Singer, CIO of the National Reconnaissance Office and an upcoming speaker at
12th Cloud Expo | Cloud Expo New York. "2013 will see increased emphasis on
making sense of Big Data rather than just making Big Data," she adds. And
"cloud computing", she predicts, "will be a phrase used by the masses."
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1. 2013 will see increased emphasis on making sense of Big Data
rather than just making Big Data. The need to capture and manage Big Data is
daunting but not as daunting as the need to understand and analyze all you've
2. Cloud Computing will not be a "buzzword" or "catch phrase."
It will be a phrase used by the masses, generally understood by the masses,
Everyone's talking about Big Data today. Is Big Data a buzz word, real
phenomenon, or next evolution in our world? In this AFCEA white paper, we
surveyed many notable experts to gain perspectives on Big Data. This paper
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technology challenges and solutions. The intent is to help federal
agencies, companies, and communities develop new solutions for consuming,
storing, processing, and analyzing Big Data in order to find the right
answers needed to accomplish the mission, gain competitive advantage, and
Jill Tummler Singer on Ulitzer
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