Trust and integrity are imperative in the use of big data and the three Vs – volume, velocity and variety – are important in leveraging digital technologies, said Jayesh Ranjan, Industries and IT Secretary. He was speaking at the Big Data in Agriculture Convention 2019 at the International Crop Research Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) at Patancheru on Wednesday.

The need for trustworthy digital solutions is the key for food security solutions at a time when climate change is a major threat. The optimum and correct use of large datasets are important said coordinator Brian King for Big Data Platform.