Data is the real digital currency. The information companies and other organizations generate can be used more effectively than ever with the help of the cloud. Whether you’re looking at customer data, process flows, or using big data for strategy, your ability to collect and analyze data will help you succeed. Collecting and storing large amounts of data is challenging, though. If you try to do it alone, you’ll spend a fortune on the computing power that’s needed. Instead, companies and other organizations turn to the cloud for help with big data. The cloud lets you leverage technology resources at a fraction of the cost. Your data moves quickly and is always safe and accessible. Here’s how you can use the cloud and big data in 2020.