Big Data comes to the forefront

Recent tech trend forecast expects the use of Big Data to combat cybercrime

The concept of Big Data is one that has gained increasing interest from corporations and consumers alike in recent years and it appears the topic is finally ready to break into the limelight. According to Ovum, a consulting firm that tracks technology trends, 2014 will be the year that businesses start leverage Big Data to combat cybersecurity threats.

Cybersecurity and data intrusion attacks have made headlines throughout this past year, and with companies spending billions to combat them annually, there is huge need to get a leg up on would be intruders.  But with no clear authority on the topic, the space can be difficult for enterprises to navigate.

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Rich Steeves

Richard P. Steeves is Senior Editor and Community Manager of InsideCounsel magazine, where he covers the intellectual property and compliance beats. Rich earned a B.A....

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