Technology Planning and Analysis

Using Big Data to Drive Business Transformation: Learning From the Big Data Innovators

Provided by SAP

Category Technology Planning and Analysis

Type Analyst Report

Length 21

Publish Date November 04 2014

Date posted March 06 2015


Using Big Data technologies to attempt to predict crimes before they take place conjures memories of the "precogs" program that was a part of Steven Spielberg's sci-fi crime thriller Minority Report. In reality, Big Data innovators are already successfully applying real-time capability to real-world scenarios. Read on to discover the characteristics of Big Data innovators and how to benchmark your own progress.

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