volume 65, issue 3, P122-135 2016
DOI: 10.1108/lr-06-2015-0061
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Andrea De Mauro, Marco Greco, Michele Grimaldi

Abstract: Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to identify and describe the most prominent research areas connected with “Big Data” and propose a thorough definition of the term. Design/methodology/approach – The authors have analysed a conspicuous corpus of industry and academia articles linked with Big Data to find commonalities among the topics they treated. The authors have also compiled a survey of existing definitions with …

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