Finding a Home for Data Analytics presented at CISOCalgary 2015

by Steve Biswanger, Brian Yee, James Bouchard,

Summary : Data analysis is widely viewed as a powerful tool to transform the company, but according to IDC, Canadian businesses are still in the early phase of determining how best to design and implement Big Data/analytics solutions. TCS’ Global Trend Study on Big Data revealed the biggest obstacles to gaining business value from Big Data are as much cultural as technological. Among the challenges: managing large amounts of structured and unstructured data to drive actionable business insights, and building the right organizational structure between various data teams and business units. This discussion explores approaches to rapidly become a data-driven digital business.