Open Platform: The Very Long Engagement of Market Data and Big Data

The industry is finally recognizing the big use cases for Big Data


For a long time, I was very disappointed in the rate of acceptance of the concepts and advantages of Big Data by the larger financial services community. Wise people with whom I have spoken are completely in agreement. But the recent annual Buy-Side Technology North America Summit in New York, hosted by WatersTechnology, proved that this disappointment appears to be dissolving. 

At the Summit, panelists discussed Big Data and even the Internet of Things—the latter not being something that I woul