Kevin Leslie , EMEA Director Service Portfolio Management HPE Software works at the coalface of big data projects. he has some valuable insights to help ensure success.
The IT market is awash with vendor and analyst predictions for big data in 2016. All seem to agree that big data is now mainstream, that the data and the applications around it are exploding in numbers, and that application of big data is already a CIO and often a CEO priority. The advice is often self-serving with the call to buy services, platforms, software and hardware to exploit the opportunity or to avoid being replaced by a startup unicorn competitor. Over the Holiday Break I took the opportunity to experience some immersive technology – a book. Max Hastings’ The Secret Army. . As I read the book it struck me that this was an excellent case study on the application of intelligence This was the first time computing power was deployed as a competitive weapon. T