IDC to Host Worldwide Big Data and Analytics 2015 Predictions Web Conference

Understand and react to the critical business, technological, and social drivers impacting investment decisions in business analytics and big data

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--()--International Data Corporation (IDC) will host the IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Big Data and Analytics 2015 Predictions Web conference on Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. U.S. Eastern time. The annual Predictions Web conference series features an accompanying IDC FutureScape report, part of the newly launched IDC DecisionScape portfolio of decision-making methodologies. The new reports are designed to help technology professionals in their strategic IT planning efforts. The Web conference will feature IDC's big data and business analytics analyst Dan Vesset.

To register for the Web conference, please visit: http://bit.ly/IDCBigDataFutureScape2015.

Featured decision imperatives include:

  • Critical actions for addressing the growing demand of stakeholders for self-service analytics and information access.
  • "Must Do" steps for expanding technology choices to address specialized business analytics and big data use cases.

"Leading organizations are changing how they measure their operations, interactions with customers, and resource allocations," said Dan Vesset Program Vice President for Business Analytics and Big Data research at IDC. "Faster access to more relevant data and constant experimentation is creating a further gap between leaders and the rest of the organizations. It is also creating new challenges for IT and business leaders tasked with their organization's big data and analytics strategy and execution."

The IDC FutureScape report that this Web conference is based on will be published and available within 24 hours of the event. To learn more about IDC Predictions and IDC FutureScapes, please visit: www.idc.com/Predictions2015.

For additional information about these predictions or to arrange a one-on-one briefing, please contact Sarah Murray at 781-378-2674 or sarah@attunecommunications.com. Reports are available to qualified members of the media. For information on purchasing reports, contact insights@idc.com; reporters should email sarah@attunecommunications.com.

About IDC FutureScapes
IDC FutureScape reports are used to shape IT strategy and planning for the enterprise by providing a basic framework for evaluating IT initiatives in terms of their value to business strategy now and in the foreseeable future. IDC's FutureScapes are comprised of a set of decision imperatives designed to identify a range of pending issues that CIOs and senior technology professionals will confront within the typical three-year business planning cycle.

About IDC
International Data Corporation (IDC) is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the information technology, telecommunications, and consumer technology markets. IDC helps IT professionals, business executives, and the investment community to make fact-based decisions on technology purchases and business strategy. More than 1,000 IDC analysts provide global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends in over 110 countries. In 2014, IDC celebrates its 50th anniversary of providing strategic insights to help clients achieve their key business objectives. IDC is a subsidiary of IDG, the world's leading technology media, research, and events company. You can learn more about IDC by visiting www.idc.com. Follow IDC on Twitter at @IDC.

Contacts

IDC
Ally Hughes, 508-935-4546
Program Director
ahughes@idc.com
or
Attune Communications
Sarah Murray, 781-378-2674
Partner
sarah@attunecommunications.com

Release Summary

IDC will host the IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Big Data and Analytics 2015 Predictions Web conference on Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. U.S. Eastern time.

Contacts

IDC
Ally Hughes, 508-935-4546
Program Director
ahughes@idc.com
or
Attune Communications
Sarah Murray, 781-378-2674
Partner
sarah@attunecommunications.com