Strata + Hadoop World Conference 2013 (New York City) Coverage
Facebook’s analytics team head, Ken Rudin, delivered a presentation at this week’s Strata Conference + Hadoop World: “Big Impact from Big Data.” Ken’s talk focused on how in most companies, data and analytics have historically been considered a service. However, analysts are now taking a more proactive role in driving businesses, and the more recent introduction of big data has accelerated this trend. This new world comes with a new set of best practices for leveraging big data and driving even bigger results. In this talk, Ken discussed several of these best practices focused on getting the biggest impact from big data and driving a proactive, data-driven culture.