datamaster summit 2020

Big Data, Disruption, and the 800-lb Gorilla in the Corner.


Michael Stonebraker

Adjunct Professor at MIT and Co-Founder of Tamr

Since the coronavirus outbreak, the cascading effects from the economic slowdown are being felt across the globe. From spend analytics to supply chain management, companies are seeking to maximize their data and use it as an asset to make the right business decisions, now.

Standing in the way of this realization is the problem of the 3V’s of data: Volume, Velocity, and Variety. This is the 800-lb gorilla in the corner.

To unleash the latent power of data, companies of all types and sizes need to address the gorilla and find solutions.