International Research Association of Computer Science and Technology (IRACST)
In an enterprise which can be retail, finance, health or manufacturing, there is a high volume of data to be analyzed. The data arrives for analysis at high velocity and there is a lot of data variety. Such a huge data is termed as the \"Big data\". This big data when analyzed properly can play a significant role in securing the enterprise data. Analyzing such huge quantum of data and then reducing it, identifying some patterns out of it can help the information security manager monitor even the slightest details of the activities going on in the enterprise.