With cheaper storage, powerful computers, friendlier algorithms and abundant new sources of data such as social media sites, leading enterprises are starting to compete on their analytical capabilities. What do chief information officers have to do to provide the necessary infrastructure and support to help their enterprises become agile analytical competitors?
To answer that question and many more, the College of Business Administration and Center for IT & eBuiness at The University of Akron will host a CIO Roundtable: Big Data, Better Insight, on Tuesday, Jan. 17, in Student Union 335. The event is free. For more information, contact Dr. Bindiganavale Vijayaraman, professor of management and information systems, at VJ@uakron.edu or ext. 8224.
Here's the schedule:
3–3:15 p.m. Arrival
3:15–4:30 p.m. Presentation and open discussion
4:30–5:30 p.m. Reception and networking