As data continue to grow at a faster rate than either population or economic activity, so do organizations’ efforts to deal with the data deluge, and use it to capture value. And so do the methods used to analyze data, which creates an expanding set of terms (including some buzzwords) used to describe these methods.
This is a field in flux, and different people may have different conceptions of what terms mean. Comments on this page and its “definitions” are welcome. Since many of these terms are subsets of others, or overlapping, the clearest approach is to start with the more specific terms and move to the more general.
A comprehensive overview of terminology used with #DataAnalytics