Dr Ikharo Braimoh Abdullahi and A. B. Olaniyi   (Published 2017)

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Big Data and analytics are becoming a new technology focus both in science and in industry, thereby motivate technology shift to data centric architecture and operational models. While the quantum of large datasets is significantly rising, big data growth has brought about many challenging issues demanding remediation. This paper discusses the trends of big data and its applications in various disciplines, methods of analysis, benefits and its security challenge. For each component, detailed overviews of relevance and its applications were made as well as possible risks and benefits on general scale and generally applied to Nigeria landscape. Challenges of big data and analytics are similarly outlined while proffering big data technology adoption to the Nigeria business arena with a view to solving the gamut of her problems. Finally, this survey is concluded with some recommendations and future directions.

Item Type: Journal article(non-copyrighted)
Format: PDF document,   603.73 KB
Copyright: Creative Commons LicenseCreative Commons license
Keywords: Big Data, Technology, Analytic, Real-Time, Business, infrastructure
Department: Computer Engineering
Field of Study: Engineering- Electrical and Computer
Uploaded By: Agbodekhe Barnabas Philip
Date Added: 25 Feb 2019 8:54am
Last Modified: 25 Feb 2019
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