The Size of Your Data… and what you do with it

Big Data is a new buzzword, and like with most buzzwords some interesting new capabilities are rapidly obscured by vague and contradictory chatter. In my latest article for BillingViews, I discuss how Big Data is more than just lots of data. And I address a simple fact that few promoters of Big Data like to mention: the ability to do something does not mean you know what to do with it.

Eric Priezkalns
Eric Priezkalns
Eric is the Editor of Commsrisk. Look here for more about the history of Commsrisk and the role played by Eric.

Eric is also the Chief Executive of the Risk & Assurance Group (RAG), a global association of professionals working in risk management and business assurance for communications providers.

Previously Eric was Director of Risk Management for Qatar Telecom and he has worked with Cable & Wireless, T‑Mobile, Sky, Worldcom and other telcos. He was lead author of Revenue Assurance: Expert Opinions for Communications Providers, published by CRC Press. He is a qualified chartered accountant, with degrees in information systems, and in mathematics and philosophy.