Here is some basic vocabulary for those seeking to begin to “speak” big data.
- Volume: The magnitude and scale of data, for example the number of course completions in an LMS. It is estimated that 40 Zetabytes of data will be created by 2020.
- Velocity: The pace at which data flows from various sources to data warehouses and other destinations. For example, a Fortune 500 company knowledge portal may receive millions of clicks daily.
- Veracity: Veracity is data qualit