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How to Handle Big Data Without all the Big Headaches?

Created: 04 Jun 2013 • Updated: 11 Jun 2014
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More and more information is becoming readily available to companies and they are leveraging it to advance business and give consumers what they want. This practice known as “big data” has the potential to yield big opportunities, as well as its share of management headaches if not approached strategically. In the latest CIO Digest article “Big Data Without Big Headaches,” Symantec lays out three basic strategies that IT leaders should consider when leveraging big data. Getting the strategies right will enable companies to make effective decisions and realize the business value of big data. But get them wrong, you can end up with incomplete information and introduce a New Coke. With these data-driven strategies in place, companies like Asia Pacific Telecom, Telefonica de Espana, and Teradata have seen results in both financial and operational performance. Indeed, embracing big data doesn’t have to come with big headaches. To get more in-depth information about these strategies, check out this article: http://bit.ly/11KYAsl

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I've been working as a Community Manager for Symantec since 2008 and have had the great fortune to watch this community grow and develop over the past few years. Thanks to all who participate!