Googling around, I came across Bradford Cross' article, Big Data Is Less About Size, And More About
Freedom. Bradford writes, " The scale of data and
computations is an important issue, but the data age is less
about the raw size of your data, and more about the cool stuff
you can do with it."
Even though the article makes some good points, I'm not sure I can agree with Bradford's point of view here. As an architect, when I think in terms of Big Data, the ability to do "cool stuff" is probably the last thing that crosses my mind. Big Data, …