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The Uncharted Territory of Big Learning Data

Applying big data in the training and development field is a method that will soon make its mark on the industry.

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Sun Dec 08 2013

The Uncharted Territory of Big Learning Data
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Overall, we see big data as the ability to analyze, compare, and slice enormous streams of data—primarily byproducts of the digital age. Therefore, what makes big data "big" is a vast number of data elements across a volume of incidence. It opens the possibilities of understanding at a deeper level that, in most cases, can't be achieved otherwise. For example, it can give a historical analysis, such as why people voted a certain way at the polls. It also can provide a predictive framework, such as how to get more people to the polls.

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