Quite often, big data is seen as an IT matter, after all you need hardware and software to implement a big data strategy. The hardware and software need to be developed by highly skilled technical big data employees who, especially in the beginning, will form a large part of the big data team implementing proof of … Read More
The Chief Data Officer is on the rise! In a 2015 Forrester research of 3005 data analytics decision-makers, 45% said that their company had appointed a Chief Data Officer (CDO).
Becoming a data-driven organisation is not an easy task. Developing a Big Data strategy is not all about the required IT, but also about the culture within an organisation. The required IT for a Big Data strategy is a means to an end and not an end in itself. Read More
For many organisations, it is still difficult to understand what Big Data is and how it should be incorporated in their business. This is quite understandable, as Big Data offers such radical and disruptive new possibilities as well as requires a dramatic cultural change for many organisations.