How big data analytics helped decode the Panama Papers

ICIJ turned to Nuix to help unravel the secrets of offshore banking scandal

At 2.6TB, the Panama Papers is by far the biggest data leak to happen this decade and, it is claimed, the biggest cache of data ever handed over to journalists.

The 11.5 million documents handed over to Süddeutsche Zeitung and the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) comprised nearly five million emails, three million database files, two million PDFs, one million images, 320,166 text documents and 2,242 other unclassified files.

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Carl Barron

Senior Solutions Consultant

Carl is a Senior Solutions Consultant with Nuix, having joined the company in March 2012. He provides pre and post-sale consultancy, technical support and solution implementation. Carl brings a wide variety of knowledge in both hardware and software with an enthusiast approach to help customers improve workflows. Prior to joining Nuix, Carl worked as a Forensic Technician for a leading Litigation Support Vendor in London.

 

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