Tuesday 27th November, 2018

The Seminars will take place from 12.15 – 13.00.
Delegates will be able to attend one seminar at the event. No pre selection is required – delegates will be able to select which session they attend onsite.


Unlocking Meaning in Data

Data is everywhere in the modern information economy. But it’s what you see in your data that makes the difference.

Designing Data-Driven Applications

How is big data creating new challenges and opportunities for developers? Learn how to create compelling data-driven apps.

Big Data Use Cases

We typically hear a lot about how big data can deliver usable insights but what does this mean exactly? How can companies turn big data into decision-making power on customers, security and much more? This seminar explores how advanced analytics are being utilised across industries for business success.

Preparing Your Enterprise for the Delivery of Big Data from Strategy to Implementation

Understanding and harnessing the growing volumes of information that your enterprise has amassed, and continues to gather, is one of the greatest challenges facing companies today. We look at how your enterprise can prepare for big data, what business leaders need to be mindful of, and what to look for when you select a Hadoop distribution. From proof of concept and piloting to the real deal – what do big data projects cost, what are the risks, and what skills will your enterprise require?

Unlocking Value from Unstructured Data

It is estimated that at least 80% of information within enterprises is unstructured. How can enterprises unlock value from unstructured data?

Making Waves: From the IT Department to the Boardroom

This session looks at how business leaders can architect enterprises to optimise business intelligence for Big Data, and explores technology skill sets necessary for training and implementing Big Data projects.

Can ignoring Big Data cost you your business?

Companies without plans for managing and exploiting the explosion in data are said to be losing out. But should all enterprises harness the benefits of Big Data? What happens if you choose to ignore it?

The Evolving Big Data Architecture

Hadoop, columnar, and NoSQL systems are now dominating the landscape for new business applications and rapidly replacing existing ones. Business demands flexible data architectures that can address today’s challenges. In fact, the data architecture of the future will focus around specialization, not standardization, to achieve optimal business results.

Business Opportunities from IoT and Big Data

The IT systems of the past will not be able to handle the burgeoning requirements of machine-to- machine communications. Finding tools that will bridge the Internet of Things and Big Data is no easy feat – but once bridged, the business opportunities are rich with possibility.

Big Data + Cloud = Extracting Maximal Business Value?
  • Challenges and Solutions for Big Data in the Cloud
  • Unlocking the potential of big data in cloud environments
  • Solving problems and delivering value with cloud-based analytics