Alistair Croll

Alistair Croll
Founder, Solve For Interesting

Website | @acroll

Alistair Croll is an entrepreneur with a background in web performance, analytics, cloud computing, and business strategy. In 2001, he cofounded Coradiant (acquired by BMC in 2011) and has since helped launch Rednod, CloudOps, Bitcurrent, Year One Labs, and several other early-stage companies. He works with startups on business acceleration and advises a number of larger companies on innovation and technology. A sought-after public speaker on data-driven innovation and the impact of technology on society, Alistair has founded and run a variety of conferences, including Cloud Connect, Bitnorth, and the International Startup Festival, and is the chair of O’Reilly’s Strata Data Conference. He has written several books on technology and business, including the best-selling Lean Analytics. Alistair tries to mitigate his chronic ADD by writing about far too many things at Solve For Interesting.

Sessions

DDBD Ballroom CD
Tutorial Please note: to attend, your registration must include Tutorials on Tuesday.
Alistair Croll (Solve For Interesting)
Average rating: ***..
(3.75, 4 ratings)
For business strategists, marketers, product managers, and entrepreneurs, Data Driven Business looks at how to use data to make better business decisions faster. Packed with case studies, panels, and eye-opening presentations, this fast-paced day focuses on how to solve today's thorniest business problems with Big Data. It's the missing MBA for a data-driven, always-on business world. Read more.
DDBD Ballroom CD
Alistair Croll (Solve For Interesting)
Average rating: ****.
(4.57, 7 ratings)
For centuries, business has been about scale. Business students are taught that cconomies of scale are the only long-term sustainable advantage, because with scale you can control markets, set prices, own channels, influence regulators, and so on. But thanks to software and big data, however, scale’s importance is waning. Read more.
Mission City Ballroom
This presentation will be streamed live.
Edd Wilder-James (Google), Alistair Croll (Solve For Interesting)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 6 ratings)
Strata Program Chairs, Edd Dumbill and Alistair Croll, welcome you to the first day of keynotes. Read more.
Mission City Ballroom
This presentation will be streamed live.
Alistair Croll (Solve For Interesting), Edd Wilder-James (Google)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 3 ratings)
Program Chairs, Edd Dumbill and Alistair Croll, welcome you to the second day of keynotes. Read more.

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