Big Data, which is data so large and complicated that it is hard to process using traditional applications, has exploded into ever more complex data sets. But how big are these data sets?

This week we found a great infographic by American Internet Services (click here to view its source), which estimates that 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are created EVERY DAY.

How BIG is Big Data?

A quintillion is a thousand raised to the power of six (10 to the 18).

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