read to prepare yourselves for session 28
IBM Developer Works Knowledge Path:
Introduction to business analytics and optimization
look over Big Data University
things we'll talk about
we have seen how technology has not only enabled more productivity for individuals and organizations,
but it has also led to an increase in the amount of data being collected
analyzing this data is important because it can provide organizations insight into
how they might improve their effectiveness
what kind of job demands does this create?
organizations now require someone to collect the data, store it, organize it, provide access to it, and present it.
what kind of opportunities does this open up to you all, as information technology pre-professionals?
what kind of opportunities does this open up to you all, as information science practitioners?
what kinds of things should you be learning to prepare yourselves for this kind of career?