Actuate Corporation (NASDAQ: BIRT), The BIRT Company™ – delivering more insights to more people than all BI companies combined – today announced that five Big Data leaders and industry partners will participate in a Big Data panel discussion led by industry visionary, Shaku Atre, at ActuateOne Live! 2012 , a complimentary industry event. Ms. Atre is the founder and managing partner of the Atre Group, Inc. – a business intelligence and data warehousing consulting company. The author of six highly regarded books, she is an internationally renowned expert who lectures on business intelligence, data warehousing, data mining, Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and database technology. The discussion, entitled “Humongous Data? No Problem with Business Analytics,” will focus on how effective visualization and analysis of Big Data can prompt business insights that can improve any organization’s bottom line. Senior representatives from Cloudera, Pervasive, VoltDB, Greenplum and Wipro will join Ms. Atre on the live panel discussions in San Francisco on November 8 and in New York on November 14.
“The key to Big Data success lies in assembling the right ecosystem for each phase – organizing, visualizing / analyzing, and operationalizing – of leveraging today’s data,” said Nobby Akiha, Senior Vice President of Marketing for Actuate. “These panel discussions include valued partners and industry leaders whose products uniquely address these phases. Guided by Ms. Atre's expertise in Big Data management and her strengths in framing lively discussion, our panelists will explore burning issues and offer clear guidance around effective management of Big Data to produce game changing business insights.”
“We are pleased to participate with our esteemed colleagues on this panel,” said Eric Sansonetti, Vice President of Business Partnerships at VoltDB. “VoltDB provides its customers with the ability to address real-time analytics, real-time decisioning and incredibly fast, high velocity data ingestion through an in-memory SQL OLTP relational database. The combination of VoltDB and ActuateOne uniquely enables, like no other solution, real-time analysis and visualization without the need for pre-processing. Together our customers can enable real-time operational insights in Big Data environments today.”