The deluge of data that comes from our interconnectedness is providing us with new tools to increase productivity.


Over the next few years, it is estimated that the amount of data in the world will grow at an average annual rate of 40%, driven by the spread of online devices and the active use of social networks. Given that such varied information in such large volumes cannot be processed and examined using traditional tools, big data analysis offers enormous potential for increasing productivity, but it also poses major challenges.