New Poll: Largest Dataset Analyzed/Data Mined?
New KDnuggets Poll is asking: What was the largest dataset you analyzed / data mined? Will Gigabyte range dominate for another year or will Big Data miners share increase?
This poll is closed  here are the results:
Where is Big Data? For most, Largest Dataset Analyzed is in laptopsize GB range
Here are the results of the same poll in 2014: Largest Dataset Analyzed surprisingly stable.
The 2014 poll results fit a pattern that remained surprisingly stable since 2012:
 over 50% of answers are in the Gigabyte range (median answer between 11 and 100 GB for each each year 201214)
 a small number (23%) of Big Data miners are working with internetscale data sets (over 100 PB), at companies like Google and Facebook.
 a small but significant gap, with almost no answers in 1100 PB range, which separates analysts who work with Terabytesize commercial data warehouses and 100 PB+ Internetscale data stores.
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