There is a great deal of discussion about the value of analytics and big data management in the technology industry today. Deloitte’s Center for the Edge has research called “The Big Shift” that has looked at the changing world of global business. Among the research findings are points that suggest that with increasing globalization, lower barriers to entry, and the speed of communications, companies that can collect information, assess it, and act on it quicker than the competition may have some fundamental advantages in the marketplace.
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Most startups fail. Yes, you’ve heard it before, so we won’t repeat the dreadful statistics. But that statement has been true for over 30 years. What’s changed? Two words: Lean Startup. Lean Startup is a new, field-tested philosophy that provides you with a toolset to minimize failure and increase your chances of success. There are [...]