As data volume soars and the pace of business intensifies, time and intelligence are key variables that must be optimally managed. The speed and accuracy of response to complex analysis can make or break a decision, opportunity or profitable execution. Innovative technologies such as high-performance analytics are crucial to ensure timely, precise decisions.
Join SAS and Teradata for an informative discussion on:
- Effectively managing the data explosion.
- How high-performance analytics differ from other high-performance computing options.
- The benefits of high-performance analytics and why they're vital to your organization.
Director of Information Management and Delivery
Americas Technology Practice
Chastain leads SAS Americas sales and consulting forces in the positioning and integration of the SAS® Business Analytics Framework infrastructure to address customer business initiatives. He often works with customer multifunctional teams comprising both IT and business to align technology to business initiatives ranging from data integration to big data analytics. Prior to SAS, Chastain spent over a decade in the manufacturing, telecommunications and health care industries, working in R&D, process engineering and information systems.
Chief Analytics Officer
Franks provides insight on trends in advanced analytics and helps clients understand how Teradata and its analytic partners can support their efforts. He also oversees the Business Analytic Innovation Center, jointly sponsored by Teradata and SAS. He is the author of the book Taming the Big Data Tidal Wave (John Wiley & Sons Inc., April 2012), which applies his two decades of experience working with clients on large-scale analytics initiatives to outline what it takes to succeed in today's world of big data and analytics.