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What is Big Data?

A brief introduction to Big Data

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We all use electronic devices, computers, phones etc. But have we ever wondered how much data all these devices are generating, in the form of text, phone calls, emails, photos and videos, web searches and music? Approximately, 40 exabytes of data are generated every month by a single smartphone user. And if we multiply that number by 5 billion smartphone users. Such a quantity…

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