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Big Data Analytics with Teradata and Revolution Analytics


Bill Franks, Chief Analytics Officer, Teradata
Michele Chambers, Chief Strategy Officer & VP of Product Management, Revolution Analytics

Big Data Analytics just got easier for Teradata users. Revolution Analytics and Teradata will present joint solutions for maximizing the value of Big Data by running R analytics inside the Teradata database.  Come hear how our two companies are shattering past limitations and how leading companies are:

  • Using the latest innovation from R to supercharge their big data big analytics 
  • Leveraging the power of Teradata and R to perform in place ETL greatly reducing the time to insight
  • Writing their analytics once and leveraging the Teradata UDA to deploy analytics anywher

About the speakers:

About the Speakers:
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Michele Chambers is an entrepreneurial executive with over 25 years of industry experience. As the Chief Strategy Officer at Revolution Analytics, Michele is responsible for corporate strategy, product management and product marketing. Michele's passion is helping companies identify new areas to apply analytics that drive high business value and create sustainable differentiation in the market. Michele was formerly the GM & VP Big Data Analytics at IBM. Her team was responsible for working with customers to fully exploit the IBM Big Data platform including the IBM Netezza appliance via scalable, high performance advanced analytics on IBM Netezza's massively parallel computing platform. Michele was responsible for guiding the vision, strategy, sales and go-to-market for IBM Netezza Analytics. Michele is the co-author of “Big Data Big Analytics” (Wiley) that helps businesses and IT managers/executives understand the value of big data through practical use case stories along with consumable descriptions of the enabling technology. She holds a BS in Computer Engineering from Nova Southeastern University and an MBA from Duke University.

Bill Franks is Chief Analytics Officer for Teradata providing insight on trends in the Advanced Analytics space and helping clients understand how Teradata and its analytic partners can support their efforts. In addition, Bill is a faculty member of the International Institute for Analytics and the author of the book Taming The Big Data Tidal Wave (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., April, 2012). He is also an active speaker and blogger. His work has spanned clients in a variety of industries for companies ranging in size from Fortune 100 companies to small non-profit organizations. You can learn more about Bill at