Complete Big Data and Analytics Value Chain Primer for Managers and ExecutivesDATASEER COURSE 5
The rise of big data and analytics is changing the way we must plan for and structure data initiatives within the modern corporation. However, the exact way forward is often unclear – managers and executives must now grapple with an increasingly complex ecosystem of big data and analytics technologies.
This course provides participants with vendor agnostic answers to big data and analytics questions that all modern corporations must face within the next 5 years. These questions include:
What is the current state of big data and how will it affect our business in the next 5 years?
How can we leverage our internal and external data sources to take full advantage of the new data environment?
How can we select an initial analytics project that will generate internal stakeholder support and justify further investments in analytics in the future?
Additionally, this course also covers data security in 2015, analytics project risk, integrating analytics initiatives with firm wide strategic plans, data linkage across departments, big data technologies (including Hadoop) and big data in the cloud. Finally, participants are introduced to the concept of the analytics value chain and how they can position their organization to move toward full analytics maturity.