More data has been created in the last two years than in the history of the human race. Big Data is a real and present challenge companies in all industries are facing – from financial services and healthcare to hospitality and retail. The ability to leverage existing data quickly to fuel business decisions is more important than ever.
For many companies, aggregating and analyzing data in a meaningful way can be a daunting feat, requiring a great deal of time and too many IT resources to extract business value from data insights. Additionally, as data becomes omnipresent across industries and company size, organizations are increasingly facing an even greater challenge: time – they need to be able to make smart decisions fast.