Big Data is the new Oil Sand

Chances are that you have heard the assertion “Data is the new oil”. You may have either reacted to it with an “Oh no, not again” or a “Eureka” depending upon whether you are a data skeptic or a data enthusiast. I think metaphors have a useful role to play in the adoption of new Read more about Big Data is the new Oil Sand[…]

How Public Sector Can Leverage Big Data

In this post, I want to talk about three distinct areas: Big Data, Crowdsourcing, and Public Sector. Each of the these areas is vast on its own but through this post I want to argue that it is the intersection of the three which offers unique and immense possibilities that can truly make the world Read more about How Public Sector Can Leverage Big Data[…]