The impact of the emerging technologies including IoT, Big data, Analytics, Cloud, mobile and web apps, smart sensors, to name a few is increasingly visible and now irreversible for the end-users, developers and within companies and organizations of all sizes.
This impact is fueling the data-driven dynamics of our ever-connected digital world including Unstructured and structured data.
Data coming from social media platforms, mobile and web apps (comments, audio files, video files, emails, scientific data, etc.) are all unstructured.
While, data that can be fit together into standard file formats represent structured data.