A detailed presentation from Ben Houghton, data scientist at Barclays PLC. It is good introduction to Big Data and the three Vs (volume, variety and velocity). Other topics covered are machine learning and its use in fraud detection, legal and data privacy challenges and technology bottle necks caused by traditional computing architecture.
Aimed at students aged 16 and over, this would be a great flipped learning exercise or a starting point for a research NEA on big data and NoSQL databases.
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