How the Big Data Is Leading the Evolution of ICT Technologies and Processes

  • Antonio ScarfòEmail author
  • Francesco Palmieri
Part of the Modeling and Optimization in Science and Technologies book series (MOST, volume 4)


This chapter has the main aim of providing an overview of the evolution process related to big data and its impact on the organization of ICT-related companies and enterprises. It starts from the severe scalability limits and performance issues introduced by the need of accessing massive amounts of distributed information, by highlighting the most important innovation trends, and developments characterizing this new architectural scenario both from the technological and the organizational perspectives. By trying to address the missing links in the ICT big picture, we also present the emerging data-driven reference models and solutions in order to give a clearer vision of the near future in the modern information-empowered society, where all the activities are more and more frequently conducted in very large collaborative partnerships involving multiple people and equipment scattered throughout the world.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.MaticMind SpA, CDN Isola F4NaplesItaly
  2. 2.Dept. of Industrial and Information EngineeringSecond University of NaplesAversa (CE)Italy

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