Businesses around the world are being urged to commit to transparent data collection, to prevent everybody from 'drowning in data'.
An event is being held this week to officially launch Women in Big Data (WiBD).
A project in Germany to digitalise and automatically reassemble millions of destroyed records from the former Stasi secret police archives has been halted due to technical limitations.
Australian customers will soon own their own phone, banking, internet and energy data.
The ACCC has established a new data analytics team to help investigate cases involving colluding robots and other potential competition issues arising from increased use of big data analytics.
Half of Australian organisations plan to increase their spending on big data next year, with 41% having already deployed some form of big data initiative, according to a survey from IDC.
A new data plan focused on harnessing big data for national infrastructure has been released by the federal government for public comment.
High-value location data has become one of the most requested datasets in Australia.
As 'big data' burst onto the scene some seven years ago, it promised vastly improved means of capturing and analysing endless arrays of rapidly growing information to provide targeted intelligence for organisations.
A single-memory computer has been developed by Hewlett Packard Enterprise as part of its 'The Machine' project.
Artificial intelligence and software robots are the areas business leaders should be focusing on this year.
The Queensland Government has established an agreement with CSIRO Data61 that will help industry with harnessing the power of big data.
The Productivity Commission has proposed giving consumers the right to trade their data in exchange for better or cheaper services.
More than four in five (83%) Australian CIOs plan to increase their spending on big data in 2017, creating a strong managed services industry.
Research firm Gartner has predicted that by 2021, a company's information assets will be a component used by equity analysts and others to determine that company's value.