Information Builders Celebrates 40 Years of Innovation at International Summits
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Experts Drive Industry Debate on the New BI & Analytics Landscape at Four International Summits
London, UK - 8th June 2015 - Information Builders, a leader in business intelligence (BI) and analytics, information integrity, and integration solutions, is celebrating 40 years at the heart of technology innovation at four International Summits. The Summits are taking place in four key international business locations; London (9th June), Frankfurt (June 10th), Madrid (11th June) and Mexico City (17th June).
The free one-day events are designed to drive industry debate and educate businesses about the latest trends in business analytics and data management. Topics to be discussed include data visualisation, big data, self-service analytics, cloud and mobile - areas that challenge businesses today in the data deluge.
At the London Summit, David Rowan, Editor-in-Chief at Wired magazine will provide a keynote on technology megatrends impacting your business. The BGL Group (best known for price comparison site, comparethemarket.com) will provide case study insights into how BI and analytics technologies has helped drive business growth and provide a better customer experience. MapR, an Information Builders partner, will be outlining its advanced Hadoop distribution platform, and how this can help businesses obtain new insights from large data sets. In addition, Realdolmen, an independent single source ICT solutions provider and knowledge company, will provide an overview of self-service BI solutions for a mobile-focused audience.
Peter Walker, Country Manager UK&I commented, "At this milestone stage for our company, it is a time to celebrate some long standing relationships through our business model of putting customers first. We'll be thanking such customers as Tata Steel - a successful partnership that spans 20 years. "
Meanwhile, in Frankfurt, Dr Carsten Bange, Managing Director at the Business Application Research Centre (BARC), will deliver a keynote address on how to make a digital strategy a reality.
At the Summit in Madrid, Principal Analyst, José María López, at Penteo will deliver a keynote on ‘Big Data vs. Business Intelligence: a replacement or a complement?' This will be followed by a case study by Silvestre Jos Vielcazat, Technical Solutions Director at the Professional Football League (LFP), about the application of BI solutions in football to aid analysis and drive effective match strategies.
In Mexico, the Federal Commission of Electricity will talk about the power of BI and analytics for the energy industry and showcase the benefits of such technologies for generating data insights. Experts from Information Builders will also discuss Data Discovery tools and how they can help businesses make smarter decisions with the data goldmine at their finger tips.
At the Summits, experts such as Michael Corcoran, Senior VP & CMO and Dr. Rado Kotorov, Chief Innovation Officer & VP Product Marketing at Information Builders, will debate how a digital disruption is occurring in every sector of the economy which is driven by an exponential growth in data. They will showcase how businesses can stay on the cutting edge of this disruption by turning their data to their competitive advantage.
Since its inception in 1975, Information Builders has been a pioneer in the BI and analytics space. Its flagship product, WebFOCUS, delivers rich, consumable, interactive information to the widest range of employees, managers, analysts, partners, and customers, helping to make BI and analytics truly pervasive across organisations. The company's one-of-a-kind InfoAppsTM deliver sophisticated BI technology via an easy "app-store" like experience, enabling users of all tech levels and backgrounds to easily access and use sophisticated BI from the palms of their hands.
To register for the events, please click here - www.informationbuilders.co.uk/summit2015
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