Storage Challenge: Where Will All That Big Data Go?

  title={Storage Challenge: Where Will All That Big Data Go?},
  author={Neal Leavitt},
  journal={IEEE Computer},
A key topic in technology today is big data. Market research firm Aberdeen Group found that data growth has averaged about 35 percent annually in recent years, as Figure 1 shows. According to Aberdeen senior research analyst Dick Csaplar, this means the amount of storage necessary to hold all this information doubles about every two years, barring the development of new technologies. Big data has brought with it some big problems. One in particular is how organizations are going to store and… CONTINUE READING