Creating a Big Data Strategy with Tactics for Quick Implementation

Thursday, March 24, 2016
10:25 am   -   11:10 am

In successful businesses, the business strategy is tightly linked to the data strategy. In highly successful organizations, staff claws at the ceiling looking for new ways to use data to make better-informed decisions; however, typical organizations are still struggling with the foundation and the cracks.

In this interactive discussion, we will address strategies that have been used to engage the business units in dialogue to join IT in making the leap from IT-owned data and reports to self-service reports and data owned by the business units. Data visualization tools and business intelligence enable organizations to take action based on data and reduce the time to discover, transform, develop, score, analyze and publish results.

In the words of Clive Humbly: “Data is the new oil. Data is just like crude. It’s valuable, but if unrefined it cannot really be used.”