Rod Smith - IBM fellow, Vice President, IBM Emerging Internet Technologies
Big Data & Analytics continues to be a disruptive business force. Are we entering a new phase - Big Data & Analytics 2.0 - the mixing historical & realtime data with an emphasis of transforming traditional business analytics into "just-in-time" analytics at the point of business decisions? Businesses are envisioning a future where they're able to turn data into actions at the time to value needs of the business; which is bringing about huge innovation strides across the industry & open source communities. Rod's talk will focus on what businesses are looking for in the next few years and what technologies on the horizon will meet the challenge.