Understanding The Role of Big Data Management During Crisis

EZE, B.E and Olaiya, O.O (2020) Understanding The Role of Big Data Management During Crisis. In: 23rd iSTEAMS Conference, American University of Nigeria, April, 2020, Yola.

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The rapid relevance of data has begun the process of interrelated changes of the whole society in today’s world. Borders lost their importance in economic, social, political and cultural relations as a result of globalization. Due to this fact; a crisis emerging in a country affects other countries; and also a crisis or fluctuations especially in large companies affects other companies and the others in relationship with them. The rapid development of information and communication technologies occurs also in the problematic of crisis management. Since we live in a dynamic world, it is important to be ready to the changes that life brings, responding and adopting new technologies. One of them is crisis management information system. Data becoming a tool for information support. Data in general are very important and indispensable part of planning, organizing, managing and controlling. This definitely applies to crisis management, therefore emergency measures should be implore in planning used as well as in crisis situations. Crisis management is an activity, which can help us to save life, health and property in the whole world. In this study, after stating the concept of crisis, its stages, the theoretical framework of crisis management, importance crisis management, which is a more complex model than disaster management, how to create real-time epidemic situation awareness and analyzing ways big data is revolutionizing emergency crisis management.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: crisis, crisis management, information support, data, emergency, awareness
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering, Science and Mathematics > School of Engineering Sciences
Depositing User: Joy Oluwabukola Olayiwola
Date Deposited: 13 Jul 2021 15:00
Last Modified: 13 Jul 2021 15:00
URI: http://eprints.federalpolyilaro.edu.ng/id/eprint/1756

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