Big data - A twenty-first century arms race

Today’s threat environment is more fast-paced and complex than ever before. Around the globe, increasingly sophisticated state and non-state actors are engaged in harming the political and economic fabric of the United States and its allies and partners.  Fortunately, the big data revolution—the explosion of data and the ability to analyze them—is providing a new toolkit to help confront such a dynamic and highly unpredictable security landscape. In this Atlantic Council report undertaken in partnership with Thomson Reuters, five subject matter experts explore the broader security and financial implications of the big data revolution.

 

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