Tag Archives: IT leaders

Speed dating, I mean mentoring, at SAS Executive Conference

Shannon Heath, SAS

Just as you may view first date, does big data have you paralyzed? Are you stumped by the right thing to say? Get it all under control at the SAS Global Forum Executive Conference with a speed mentoring session sponsored by SAS and Teradata.

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The big data advantage

Carl Farrell, Executive Vice President, SAS Americas

Canadian businesses are at a crossroads. Carl Farrell, Executive Vice President, SAS Americas, tells why in this article.

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Big data drives performance – if you can exploit the information overload

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Even seasoned data professionals can find the world of big data overwhelming. A company might be collecting market research interviews, a stream of information from social networks, supply chain data and sales figures from multiple sites.

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Solutions to top analytics challenges for executives

Solutions to top analytics challenges for executives

Executives face analytics challenges like data quality, access and security and the continued distance between the business and IT sides of the business. These short webcasts give more details and ways to overcome them.

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Big data makes everything more complex

Erik Brynjolfsson, Director of the MIT Center for Digital Business, speaking at The Premier Business Leadership Series in Amsterdam.

“Complexity isn’t scalable, but the management of complexity is,” said Dr. Ralf Schneider, CIO of Allianz Group when talking about ways to approach big data. Read more key takeaways from The Premier Business Leadership Series in Amsterdam.

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12 steps to IT serenity

Renee Nocker

Many organizations have to overcome challenges to bridge the gap between IT and business when embarking on an enterprise analytics initiative. SAS’ Renee Nocker gives tips on effective ways for the groups to work together – to enjoy mutually beneficial results.

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The key to quick, insight-driven decision making


Computing power shouldn’t keep your organization from benefiting from analytics. Learn about the latest approaches to managing data for high-speed decision making.

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A surefire way to deliver value

Niel Nickolaisen

Former CIO and author Niel Nickolaisen writes about how CIOs can add value by helping the enterprise make better decisions.

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Four ways to divide and conquer


Trying to find the right high-performance analytics method for your business analytics scenario? In this article, SAS’ Keith Collins gives four unique ways to distribute high-performance analytics resources that will give you the right amount of computing power right where you need it.

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