I have had the unique privilege of advisory role in Big Data technologies when they were called just a Hype. I remember in 2011 when one of the leading CIO of a large Energy Utility company approached me for a pilot in Big Data product.
It turns out at that time he knew more about Big Data technologies then any executive I have met till now.
Usually it is always a executive education session whenever a new technology is in infancy ,be in Cloud computing in 2008, Enterprise Mobility in 2010-11 and Big Data now. As it turns out the CIO in case already had been sold ‘prototype’ licenses of big data technologies, he was convinced that if put to use in a right environment it can solve some of his massive data challenges.
He wanted me to help him identify the right use case, put together a technical team and help build a prototype to sell to his customer a.k.a Business. I was able to meet all his objectives and...Read more