Clearing the air – Cloud computing's impact on business intelligence and analytics
Businesses depend heavily on the timely information that business intelligence (BI) and analytics applications can provide. Moving these systems to cloud computing platforms can support operational innovation and reduce IT costs, but is it worth potential risks?
On a Technology Executives Dbriefs webcast, Clearing the air – Cloud computing's impact on business intelligence and analytics, held on November 3, 2011, Deloitte Consulting LLP Partners Paul Clemmons and Rich Cohen, and Deloitte Analytics LLC Senior Manager Alex Carleton discussed:
- Cloud computing models – what are their security implications and potential impacts on existing BI infrastructure?
- Characteristics of manufacturing applications and business activities suited to a cloud-based analytics model
- How managed analytics can help companies address complex operations and supply chain management challenges
Watch the Dbriefs webcast replay to understand challenges and opportunities of cloud computing and how companies can use it to accelerate delivery of business insight.
The following polling questions were conducted during the webcast: