Big Data, a promised land where the Big Bucks grow

Martyn has written som nice blogposts about #Bigdata, I like his latest one about how to make money, of course it is extreem and a caricature, but he has a point.
Point 6 call upon a certification, this is completely in line with our idea to organize a 12 week boot-camp + certification program.


Consider this. Many people come up to me in the street, and, apropos of nothing, they ask me how they can make money from Big Data.

Normally I would send such people to see a specialist – no, not a guru, but a sort of health specialist, but because this has happened to me so many times now, I eventually decided to put pen to paper, push the envelope, open up the kimono, and to record my advice for posterity and the great grandchildren.

So, here are my top seven tips for cashing in quick on the new big thing on the block.

1 – A business opportunity for faith

Like every new religion, trend or fad, Big Data has its own founding myths, theology and liturgy, and there is money to be made in it; loadsa lovely jubbly money. By predicating and evangelising Big Data you will be welcomed…

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