Legal compliance challenges of Big Data: Seeing the forest for the trees
With the advent of big data, businesses today are managing databases of unprecedented size and complexity. With that size and complexity comes myriad legal and compliance challenges.
Foremost among them, the almost insurmountable task of complying with an alphabet soup of privacy and data security laws and regulations. In addition to local, state, national, and, even, international laws and regulations, there are many other potentially applicable standards and guidances.