What is Big Data?

More data was produced in the last two years than in the entire course of human history.

In this animated video, Ian McVey talks through the emergence of big data as a business concept, and introduces the key concepts of volume, variety and velocity.

To learn more about how European businesses are tackling big data over the next 5 years, read Big Data – Beyond the Hype, a pan-European report.

Ian McVey is Director of Marketing and Business Development, Enterprise and Systems Integrator Segment at Interxion.