Shawn Dolley is IBM’s Vice President for Hadoop in Public Sector. Based in Virginia, USA, Shawn has over fifteen years experience in analytics, applications, and business intelligence. Shawn has designed user-facing applications in demand signal analytics, customer relationship marketing, price optimization, and health outcomes. Shawn believes
- cloud and SaaS models better serve line-of-business users in enterprises, over traditional models using IT and on-premise.
- Insights need to be more packaged and simpler for business users.
- The number of data scientists available will not meet the expectations for more math, more data, and more analysis.
- Huge untapped value in unstructured data can now be tapped, and will be more and more.