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Analytics For All: Small and Midsize Businesses See Big Benefits In Today's Data Rich World

Published By: SAS
SAS
Published:  Jul 02, 2012
Length:  36 pages

We explode other myths in this report, as well, namely that "big data" and risk management are issues restricted to big companies. And as for big data: Whether you're a health care consultancy or a restaurant, you can expect the amount of data you have to deal with to only increase, along with the urgency to have effective, forward-thinking ways to manage it.

Strategy expert Vijay Govindarajan, a popular speaker at SAS leadership events, talks about business transformation in three stages, or "boxes": managing the present, selectively forgetting the past, and creating the future. Together, the latter two constitute the building blocks for the competitive future, as the focus "must be about what a company needs to do to sustain leadership for the next 10 years."



Tagssmall business, big data, risk management, sas