nemNEM (Networked and Electronic Media) Initiative, the European Technology Platform supporting European leadership in Content, Media and Creative industries, has released a position paper on Big and Open data, topic which is set to become one of the key research issues for the Media industry in the next years.

The document covers not only the NEM initiative views on technology, but also analyses the expected social impact and anticipates the business implications of a sustained deployment of linked data in the Media industry.