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In today’s technology-dependent world we generate huge amounts of information. This information is often called ‘big data’ and it has started to change our world in all sorts of ways. Managed poorly, big data can cause privacy problems that can threaten the very existence of organisations, but used and stored appropriately the insights it provides can help improve a wide range of services - from food supplies to healthcare.
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