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Published: 30 January 2018

144 Pages | 18 black and white images

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198779575

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Big Data: A Very Short Introduction

Dawn E. Holmes

Very Short Introductions

  • Introduces the topic of big data, drawing on the fields of statistics, probability, and computer science
  • Illustrates the power of big data in everyday life, and the attendant security risks
  • Analyzes the special techniques required for the storage and analysis of big data
  • Discusses the use of big data by companies and businesses today
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - millions of copies sold worldwide

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