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Data Governance and Data Discovery

At Big Data Expo, GoodData’s Jeff Morris to discuss what approaches worked and which tools were adopted

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Most companies only analyze subsets of their business data and fragmented data in several places - there is nothing "big" about that. By freeing IT time and resources, the process of analyzing your data can be streamlined, ensuring that all the data is in the system, complete, and available. With the operations, implementation, and data management outsourced and IT teams being used as dedicated shepherds of data into and out of the system, executives get the smartest data at their fingertips.

Business Intelligence is a huge market. It is more important than ever to understand that projects are still built by small teams of BI specialists. The future - and to a great extent uncharted territory - is generated BI applications. With hundreds of applications, each of them is slightly different. We have already seen this happening in different parts of the IT industry. We have witnessed what has happened to operations, even in small teams, and their ability to command large IT infrastructures with hundreds of machines.

In his session at 5th Big Data Expo, Jeff Morris, VP of Product Strategy for GoodData, will look at what approaches worked and what tools were adopted, and then discuss if we can do something similar for analytics.

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Speaker Bio:
Jeff Morris is the Vice President of Product Strategy for GoodData. Previously, he worked for over a decade as the VP of Product Marketing at Actuate. He drew upon his open-source product management experience at Sendmail and development platform expertise from Forte Software in the '90s and IDE in the late '80s to help position ActuateOne as a premier, modern information application platform for tackling the current explosion of data sources, cloud services, and mobile consumption devices that are dominating today's technology headlines. Jeff studied electrical engineering and history at Syracuse University.

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