Most companies BI systems management are still in the conservative era of analyzing data. Top management levels still worry about data analytics being unsecured and not trustworthy if cloud-based analytics is being leveraged. Cloud-based analytics offers the capability and technology to process data quickly. Only in a matter of weeks, this process looks at a company’s data and determine the business value which meets company’s key objectives. At last, when data quality has been affirmed, organizations could start analytics projects which could identify clear business outcomes. However, companies need to change their attitude and give confidence to cloud-based analytics. IT role in a business is to diminish costs or increase profit. With cloud-based analytics, it meets specific business objectives quickly which results in low costs. Nowadays, Big Data is important for the company’s growth and with the help of cloud-based analytics, most companies would not need to have much “brain scratch” trying to identify company’s objectives and future paths.
1- In your internship or current job, did the company ever mentioned about Cloud-based analytics? If yes, how successful were they with cloud-based analytics?
2- Do you think that Big Data is needed to help increase business processes of an organization? Rather, increase business objectives?