How Big Is Big Data?
The amount of data that is nowadays produced per minute is truly dazzling. Tweets, Facebook updates, Pins on Pinterest, searches on Google, location updates, reviews, whatsapps, articles, emails, etc all lead to an ever growing mountain of data. But how big is the ever-expanding mountain of data?
Every minute Youtube grows by 72 hours of video content. In that same time frame Vine users add more than 8,000 new videos and 48,000 apps are downloaded from the Apple store.
This infographic takes a look at the astonishing rate of data expansion and the challenges analyzing it. Soon “Big” may no longer cut it when it comes to data.