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Make Data Work
September 26–27, 2016: Training
September 27–29, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY

Big data journeys from the real world

John Morrell (Datameer)
2:05pm–2:45pm Thursday, 09/29/2016
Sponsored
Location: 1 C04 / 1 C05

What you'll learn

  • Explore real-world case studies to learn how analytics can answer groundbreaking new questions about business and create a path to becoming a data-driven organization
  • Description

    We all hear stories about the potential value of big data analytics, but it’s important to understand that big data analytics is a journey of introspection, operational excellence, and new, winning strategies. John Morrell leads a panel of practitioners from Dell, National Instruments, and Citi—companies that are gaining real value from big data analytics—as they explore their companies’ big data journeys, offering lessons learned and best practices. Join John to hear real-world stories from organizations that are seeing concrete results and learn how analytics can answer groundbreaking new questions about business and create a path to becoming a data-driven organization.

    This session is sponsored by Datameer.

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    John Morrell

    Datameer

    John Morrell is senior director of product marketing at Datameer, where he leads the go-to-market efforts for the Datameer product family and focuses on how customers use Datameer to solve their business problems. John has a 25-year history in enterprise software, bringing to market numerous enterprise software products and working extensively to help solve difficult business problems in data management, BI, and analytics for such companies as Aleri, Coral8, Active Software, webMethods, Oracle, Informix, and Fair Isaac. John holds an MBA from Bentley College and a BS in computer engineering from Syracuse University.