Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Expert Advice: Improving Your Big Data Strategy

Streamed live on this page, Thursday, January 21 at 1:30 PM PST.

As Big Data becomes a mainstream tool in businesses of many sizes, the actual “in the trenches” experience of Big Data is truly unpredictable. Sure, the insights from Big Data are seen as a major competitive advantage, but how – exactly – should businesses best focus their strategy to get the most from their data mining platform? What about rapid advances in the Internet of Things? What about the special problems and challenges of cloud-based solution? What’s real and what’s hype? Three Big Data professionals who are immersed in current best practices will offer tangible techniques for getting the most from your Big Data strategy. Please join us for what promises to be a lively discussion.

Fern Halper, Ph.D, Research Director for Advanced Analytics, TDWI

James Kobielus, Big Data evangelist, IBM

Stephanie McReynolds, VP of Marketing, Alation

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