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Make Data Work
September 25–26, 2017: Training
September 26–28, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY

The converging world of big data and the IoT (sponsored by Pentaho)

Chuck Yarbrough (Pentaho)
2:55pm3:35pm Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Location: 1A 03
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What you'll learn

  • Understand how to combine the IoT and big data to solve significant business challenges and take advantage of business opportunities


There’s been a lot of chatter about how the IoT can change the world. From improving revenue to reducing costs, the IoT claims to be the transformative technology of the next decade. The good news is that the IoT is real and can deliver real outcomes that can transform organizations—and societies—for the better. But the IoT is not transformative without the power of big data. Chuck Yarbrough shares examples of where the IoT and big data have combined to solve significant business challenges and take advantage of business opportunities.

This session is sponsored by Pentaho.

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Chuck Yarbrough


Chuck Yarbrough is the senior director of solutions marketing and management at Pentaho, a leading big data analytics company that helps organizations engineer big data connections, blend data, and report and visualize all of their data. Chuck is responsible for creating and driving Pentaho solutions that leverage the Pentaho platform, enabling customers to implement big data solutions quicker and achieve greater ROI faster. Chuck has more than 20 years of experience helping organizations use technology to their advantage to ensure they can run, manage, and transform their business through better use of data. A lifelong participant in the data game, Chuck has held leadership roles at Deloitte Consulting, SAP Business Objects, Hyperion, and National Semiconductor.