IT company Impetus to increase its headcount to 2000 people by 2017, looking to hire about 450 people to its Big Data space. The company has total manpower strength of 1600 employees across centers in Indore, Noida, Bangalore and Gurgaon. It has 100 people in US centre and remaining 1500 people in India locations. They are also adding 50 more people to US workforce and also planning more outstation drives to source talent. “Big Data is the future and therefore, has immense potential from both employment as well as business perspectives. The world around is all data driven. From social media to the e-commerce, everything is powered by data and information, said Impetus Technologies CTO.