January 24, 2012 | London, UK

At Gartner BI Summit 2012: Teradata CTO Stephen Brobst Speaks on Fueling New Business Opportunities with Big Data Analytics

Teradata sponsors Gartner Business Intelligence Summit 2012 for insight into the evolving data environment
Stephen Brobst, chief technology officer for Teradata Corporation (NYSE: TDC), and Daniel Rodriguez-Sierra, director of business intelligence (BI) technology, Telefonica de Espana, will speak on “Fueling New Business Opportunities with Big Data Analytics” at the Gartner Business Intelligence Summit 2012. Stephen Brobst will also participate in a plenary panel discussion on “Analytic Excellence: Transforming Decision Making”. The Gartner conference will take place on 6 - 7 February, 2012 at Park Plaza, Westminster Bridge, London. Teradata, the world’s leading analytic data solutions company, is a premier sponsor of the conference.

The presentation will describe Telefonica's journey to building a global BI capability. Within this capability, Big Data analytics is a core enabler for conceiving and delivering the right services to targeted subscriber segments.
The conference on the key trends and future direction of BI, performance management and analytics will start with an opening keynote on ‘Information as Energy’ by Gartner research directors, Neil Chandler and James Richardson. Delegates from the analytics community will also receive an insight into the main industry drivers and hear Gartner’s expert views on vendors and their products.
“The Gartner Business Intelligence Summit provides the perfect opportunity for attendees to network and share knowledge about the changing market and strategies that will shape the industry in 2012. At the event attendees can find out how to get started with analytics, MDM and mobile BI initiatives or receive practical advice on building BI strategy – there is something for everyone,” said Hermann Wimmer, president Europe, Middle East and Africa, Teradata Corporation.
The 2012 summit will include four conference tracks: Technology and Tools, Best Practices and Strategy, Business Alignment and Value & Trends and Futures.

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