Why the BI & Big Data Gap is Smaller Than it Seems

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Surya Mukherjee, Senior Analyst at OVUM, Dave Mariani, Co-founder & CEO, AtScale

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How do you bridge the gap between high expectations of entrenched BI users and the rapidly changing big data landscape? Diverse data types are now mainstream in every organization and analytics are a ubiquitous enterprise priority. Many companies struggle with reconciling the investment of proven BI with the power of modern big data lakes. But the solution is more obvious than you think. Join this session to learn from Surya Mukherjee of OVUM as he shares: ● How to leverage your SQL / OLAP / BI investments together with big data for immediate value ● What to do and what to avoid for success with BI on Big Data (with real-life customer stories) SURYA Mukherjee is a senior analyst for Ovum’s Business Intelligence and Information Management team, responsible for analysis of enterprises’ business intelligence technology investment priorities, market forecast models, and product and vendor evaluations. Based in London, he is a thought leader and keynote speaker at events globally. Prior to Ovum, Surya worked with Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu and Evalueserve, earning an MBA in finance and bachelor’s in engineering, specializing in Electronics. DAVE Mariani, co-founder and CEO, started AtScale based on his many personal experiences building Business Intelligence solutions on Hadoop at companies like Yahoo! and Klout. As VP of Business Analytics at Yahoo!, he managed data pipelines and analytics ingesting 20TBs of data per day across multiple 4,000 node Hadoop clusters. At Klout, he created the world’s largest data warehouses including a petabyte Hive warehouse. After struggling with BI on big data existing technologies he decided it was time build what he couldn’t buy. As a BI guy who believes in and has been a hands-on with Big Data for over a decade, Dave has walked in his customers’ shoes. Dave started his journey with an Economics degree from UCLA.

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