The path to a competitive advantage is being able to make predictions from Big Data. The more you can build predictive analytics into your business processes, the more data driven and successful your organization will become. Taking a low risk, best-of-breed approach to quickly transform from a rigid, soiled infrastructure to a modular, agile infrastructure is critical to success.
The EMC Forum breakout session, “Redefine Big data” was focused on exactly that, leveraging Big Data for competitive advantage. I sat down with Kevin Zawodzinski (@kzawo) after his session in Dallas. While technology plays a big part of Big Data, organizational processes need to adapt to take advantage of the data mine.