Big Data Governance: 5 Lessons Learned From PRISM

Regardless of what you think of the NSA’s efforts to collect information on Americans,

one fact is clear: Big data is real, it’s here to stay and it’s dangerous.

By Jason Bloomberg

In the days since the news of the National Security Agency’s secret PRISM spying—oops, surveillance, initiative broke, there has been no end of consternation among the media and the Twitterverse. Regardless of what you think of the NSA’s efforts to collect information on Americans, one fact is clear: Big data is real, it’s here to stay and it’s dangerous.