Data Exploration and Discovery:
A New Approach to Analytics
Understand the value of data discovery and its use today
This white paper discusses the role of data exploration and discovery in decision making, its benefits to the business and examples of use cases. It also looks at technology requirements and how to get started on a data discovery project. Lastly, it reviews the Teradata Aster Discovery Platform as an example of how vendors are rapidly extending their product portfolios to provide the business value data discovery brings to organizations.
About the Author
Colin White is the president and founder of BI Research. He is well known for his in-depth knowledge of leading-edge business intelligence and business collaboration technologies, and how they can be integrated into an IT infrastructure for supporting the smart and agile business. With over 35 years of IT experience, he has consulted for dozens of companies throughout the world and is a frequent speaker at leading IT events. Colin has written numerous articles and papers on business intelligence and data management and writes for the Business Intelligence Network and leading industry journals. Prior to becoming an analyst and consultant he worked for IBM and Amdahl.