Phil begins his presentation with a short introduction on Big Data. He outlines its characteristics and contrast it to Small Data. He then spends some time identifying the opportunities it affords organizations. Next, he presents some examples of its use, and identifies the tools needed to make this happen. And finally, he gives his recommendations on where to start with Big Data.
Phil Simon is a recognized technology expert. He is the award-winning author of six management books, including the forthcoming The Visual Organization: Data Visualization, Big Data, and the Quest for Better Decisions. He consults organizations on matters related to strategy, data, and technology.