Big Data Analysis in the Clouds
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Introduction to metadata

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Metadata is organised information that describes, locates or otherwise makes it easier to retrieve information. Metadata is all around us, it started as catal…
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Leveraging Metadata for (Really) Big Data

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The word “metadata” has different meanings for different people. Most people think of this as the embodiment of big brother grabbing information about everything we do and say. More fundamentally, metadata is really data that describes other data.

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DWBI Expert's curator insight, September 28, 2015 1:08 PM

Leveraging Metadata for (Really) Big Data