Research and analysis

Eight great technologies: Big data

The fifth in a series of reports investigating ‘eight great technologies' as identified by UK government.

Documents

Eight great technologies: Big data infographic

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Eight great technologies: Big data

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Eight great technologies: big data search strategy

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Eight great technologies: big data analysable patent data

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Details

This report produced by the Informatics team provides a review of patent data relating to big data and energy efficient computing involving processing any type of large data sets and includes applications relating to simulation, modelling and forecasting based upon all types of large data sets.

The search strategy file provides outline details of the search performed in the worldwide patent databases. The resulting patents were then extracted and used to perform the analysis contained in the main report.

The CSV file provides a list of the raw publication numbers of the patents analysed in the main report and has been provided to allow researchers to undertake further analysis if they wish.

Published 30 June 2014