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Scientific Big Data Opportunities in R&D Require a Stricter Framework for Evaluation

Published: 02 May 2014

ID: G00229640

Analyst(s): Michael Shanler


Few life science R&D groups have cohesive strategies related to big data efforts, and this is impacting their ability to execute. This research explores steps for making the business justification, and outlines where R&D technology opportunities can be applied.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • As Complex Data Challenges Arise, Outline the Characteristics With the R&D Stakeholders to Determine How Extreme the Information Requirements Are Before Mapping Technology Solutions
  • Develop and Apply a Framework for Evaluating Scientific Big Data Initiatives

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