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The Resource Big data @ work : dispelling the myths, uncovering the opportunities, Thomas H. Davenport

Big data @ work : dispelling the myths, uncovering the opportunities, Thomas H. Davenport

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Big data @ work : dispelling the myths, uncovering the opportunities
Title
Big data @ work
Title remainder
dispelling the myths, uncovering the opportunities
Statement of responsibility
Thomas H. Davenport
Title variation
Big data at work
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "When the term 'big data' first came on the scene, bestselling author Tom Davenport (Competing on Analytics, Analytics at Work) thought it was just another example of technology hype. But his research in the years that followed changed his mind. Now, in clear, conversational language, Davenport explains what big data means--and why everyone in business needs to know about it. Big Data at Work covers all the bases: what big data means from a technical, consumer, and management perspective; what its opportunities and costs are; where it can have real business impact; and which aspects of this hot topic have been oversold."--book jacket
  • When the term 2big data3 first came on the scene, bestselling author Tom Davenport (Competing on Analytics, Analytics at Work) thought it was just another example of technology hype. But his research in the years that followed changed his mind. Now, in clear, conversational language, Davenport explains what big data means{u2014}and why everyone in business needs to know about it. Big Data at Work covers all the bases: what big data means from a technical, consumer, and management perspective; what its opportunities and costs are; where it can have real business impact; and which aspects of this hot topic have been oversold. This book will help you understand: {u2022} Why big data is important to you and your organization {u2022} What technology you need to manage it {u2022} How big data could change your job, your company, and your industry {u2022} How to hire, rent, or develop the kinds of people who make big data work {u2022} The key success factors in implementing any big data project {u2022} How big data is leading to a new approach to managing analytics With dozens of company examples, including UPS, GE, Amazon, United Healthcare, Citigroup, and many others, this book will help you seize all opportunities{u2014}from improving decisions, products, and services to strengthening customer relationships. It will show you how to put big data to work in your own organization so that you too can harness the power of this ever-evolving new resource. --Provided by publisher
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
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Davenport, Thomas H.
Dewey number
658.4/038
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD38.7
LC item number
.D379 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Business intelligence
  • Big data
  • Business planning
  • Data mining
  • Business intelligence
  • Big data
  • Business planning
  • Data mining
Label
Big data @ work : dispelling the myths, uncovering the opportunities, Thomas H. Davenport
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
859253329
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 228 pages
Isbn
9781422168165
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013039005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)859253329
Label
Big data @ work : dispelling the myths, uncovering the opportunities, Thomas H. Davenport
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
859253329
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 228 pages
Isbn
9781422168165
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013039005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)859253329

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