The quantity of information in the world is soaring. Merely keeping up with, and storing new information is difficult enough. Analyzing it, to spot patterns and extract useful information, is harder still. Even so, this data deluge has great potential for good—as long as consumers, companies, and governments make the right choices about when to restrict the flow of data, and when to encourage it. Find out more.
Data Lifecycle Management , Online Data Management , Data Management Application , Performance Data Management . Contents The data deluge Businesses, governments and society are only starting to tap its vast potential Data, data everywhere Information has gone from scarce to superabundant. That brings huge new benefits, says Kenneth Cukier—but also big headaches All too much Monstrous amounts of data A different game Information is transforming traditional businesses Show me New ways of visualising