Technology Forecast : 2010, Issue 3 download

July 2008
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Technology Forecast : 2010, Issue 3 download

At a glance

In this issue of the Technology Forecast, we review the techniques behind low-cost distributed computing that have led companies to explore more of their data in new ways.

In the article, “Tapping into the power of Big Data,” on page 04, we begin with a consideration of exploratory analytics—methods that are separate from traditional business intelligence (BI). These techniques make it feasible to look for more haystacks, rather than just the needle in one haystack.