It appears the UK is moving into a period of growth after a significant downturn following the financial markets crisis in 2008.
Big data isn't just 'a lot of data'
'Big data' and 'a lot of data' should not be confused. Having a single, very large database is relatively easy to deal with - it is only when the various 'V's of big data are brought into play that the reality of dealing with the issue can be seen. In this short video, Clive Longbottom discusses some of the 'V's involved.