What's Your Big Data Worth?
Big data experts say accounting rules need to catch up to the fact that information has value that should be reflected on a company's books.
December 17, 2012
13 Big Data Vendors To Watch In 2013 (click image for larger view and for slideshow) Business leaders who want to start valuing their data with the same rigor and discipline they apply to physical assets are being stymied by out-of-date accounting practices, a panel of experts told a meeting of the prestigious Executives' Club of Chicago earlier this week. Information has a discernible value -- one that should be accounted for on a company's books, according to Doug Laney, VP, analytics &... Read full story on InformationWeek
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