Big Data… What it means to you


From time-to-time marketers, journalist, and thought leaders find ways to describe things in a new way.  It’s a time-honored tradition guaranteed to attract eyeballs and sell books.  Lately there has been a lot of buzz about the Internet of X, a way of describing a uniquely identifiable collection of objects connected to the Internet.  But how many objects are we talking about?  It’s estimated that by 2020 there will be 50 billion objects connected to the Internet.  Getting to this number requires more than just computers and smart phones.  It includes all kind of IP addressable devices.  Learn more about the exponential growth and availability of data, both structured and unstructured, in this short video.

Big Data… What it means to you

See why the buzz about big data continues to grow.  Learn how SAS can help you make wiser business decisions by harnessing the power of big data.


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Tom Morse

Principal Multimedia Project Manager

Tom Morse works in web-based, new media for SAS. When not chained to his keyboard, look for him on the golf course.

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