Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft recently said “Data is the real currency of your company”.
That’s why data is the ‘new bacon’.
No longer can businesses survive on CRMs and smart workflows, they need analytical data and they need lots of it!
Simon Bullers, President of RedPixie comments -
“We are now experiencing digital warfare and data is naturally the weapon of choice. Our clients want deeper and faster insights in to their data and they want to spot trends, opportunities and threats to outsmart their competition.”
]The junction we’ve recently come to whereby the wealth of data that has been collected and processed, can now be utilised in a far greater way. This has led to a large increase in different data science solutions.
This breakfast briefing in our Shoreditch HQ started with the thoughts from Simon on ‘information-reimagined’, with an insight into what Data Science really means – his description is as follows…
“It is like describing an amazing sunset when you know no words are going to do it justice”.
Putting it into practical terms, Simon gives the current circumstance of the Jet 787-8, which currently utilises Microsoft Azure for all the data collected during a flight.
This combined with organisations’ that are taking data from infrastructure like runways, means that not only can Airlines have a greater knowledge into exact level of fuels needed. But they can equally commoditise the data, and create new revenue models for organisations.
These incredible developments where then spoken about in context of a larger scheme of Data Science from Microsoft’s perspective.
Jonathan noted the great importance on using technology to solve business issues, and creating commercial opportunities – rather than simply implementing ‘new features’ and spreading the capabilities of the IT departments too thin