Local Briefings

Big Data, Analytics and Information

About this Event

Please join us at a Gartner Local Briefing-your complimentary window into the world of IT.

This exclusive, half-day presentation will be given by Lyn Robison, Research Vice President.

Whether or not you are a Gartner client, a Local Briefing is the perfect venue for gaining the understanding you need efficiently and without a large time commitment.

Hosted by local Gartner representatives, this Local Briefing will also provide you the opportunity to network with other professionals in similar roles and who are tackling similar initiatives and issues.

Come join us. We look forward to seeing you!


14 August 2012  | UNITED STATES

Gartner Analysts

Lyn Robison

Lyn Robison

Research VP


The Chase Park Plaza
212-232 N. Kingshighway Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63108


8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.


8:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

Big Challenges and Big Opportunities from Big Data

Lyn Robison

Many organizations are overwhelmed by the increasing volume, velocity and variety of data. Equally they're under pressure to leverage this information for improved decision making, process automation and insight discovery. <p> This session will help attendees brainstorm and plan both how to deal with big data and put it to work in optimizing, expanding and transforming their businesses. <p> What you will learn: <li> What are the big challenges and implications of Big Data? <li> How to mitigate Big Data's impact on your infrastructure, architecture and organization. <li> Where are the opportunities for leveraging Big Data to drive business performance and transformation? </ul>

9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.


10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Information 20/20: Scenario for Business Intelligence & Information Management

Lyn Robison

Leveraging information for business analytics, decision making, assessing its value and ensuring frictionless sharing of information within the enterprises and beyond is what will be a defining capability of the most successful companies. <p> What you will learn: <p> <li> How will information use in the organization change through 2020? <li> How will information management and technology change through 2020? <li> How can organizations prepare for these developments? </ul>

11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.


11:15 a.m.


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