By Jim Utsler, IBM Systems Magazine:

Big data has become an industry buzzword, but the interpretation of the term varies from organization to organization.  To some, it may be as simple as receiving both structured and unstructured data.  To others, it could be data coming from a variety of internal and external sources.  And to yet others, it might be handling the volume of data–no matter the type or the source–that’s hitting their data centers.

Read the entire article published in the September issue of IBM Systems Magazine here.