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Mark van Rijmenam
Founder, BigData-Startups.com

Mark van Rijmenam is founder of the online big data knowledge platform BigData-Startups.com, which aims to become the central point of big data on the web. BigData-Startups.com is a platform with trends, best practices, information, open source tools and big data startups for organizations developing a big data strategy. He is author of the book “Think Bigger – Developing a successful big data strategy for your business”, which will be published globally in April 2014. He advises organizations on how to deal with big data and as such, he is a well sought after speaker on this topic.

The Internet of Things offers endless possibilities for organizations

April 25, 2014 | by Mark van Rijmenam, Founder, BigData-Startups.com
We live in a connected world, a world with up to a trillion connected devices in the coming decade. Thanks to IPv6, which enables us to address every grain of sand in the world, this is likely to increase even more. These connected devices will change our world drastically, and they will generate...

How big data will change your industry

February 10, 2014 | by Mark van Rijmenam, Founder, BigData-Startups.com
The amount of data created is growing rapidly and it is expected that in 2020 we will create a minimum of 40 trillion gigabytes; 40 percent of all this data is expected to come from sensors or machine-to-machine data. All of this data will significantly impact global industries, from creating...