Big Data Analytics as a Productivity Tool Named “Game Changer” for US Growth

The researchers at McKinsey & Company identified five catalysts that could deliver a substantial boost to GDP by 2020. Not surprisingly, “big data analytics as a productivity tool” made the list.

Sectors across the economy can harness the deluge of data generated by transactions, medical and legal records, videos, and social technologies—not to mention the sensors, cameras, bar codes, and transmitters embedded in the world around us. Advances in computing and analytics can transform this sea of data into insights that create operational efficiencies,” writes the McKinsey team.

Hadoop is powering the paradigm shift that is making this transformation possible.

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