A push by communications firms to leverage the benefits of Big Data will lead to a spike in technology spending, according to analysts, who forecast a 400% increase in telecom investments in Big Data technology and services over the remainder of the decade. Big Data spending in the communications sector is expected to reach $9.83 billion by 2020 as service providers labor to turn an influx of subscriber data into new business opportunities, according to analyst Ari Banerjee.

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