The BIG DATA Conference & Exhibition Debuts in Toronto on June 14-15 after Tremendous Success in Europe
Toronto, Ontario – January 25th, 2016– IDC predicts that by 2017, companies that are leaders in using data assets to their advantage will capture $1.6 trillion more in business value than those that lag behind. Currently, 53% of Canadian Enterprises are creating a Big Data strategy. It became crystal clear that as soon as experts started referring ‘Big Data’ as the new ‘raw material’, it has moved from a trendy buzzword, to a disruptive reality. Companies are restructuring their resources, recruiting top IT talent, and completely transforming the way they operate. Those who still haven’t pursued a data-driven strategy find themselves left behind.
Environics Analytics acquires specialty firm Boire Filler
Market data firm Environics Analytics has bulked up with the acquisition of Boire Filler Group, a company that helps clients make better use of their customer information.
The takeover, Environics’ fourth in a little over a year, will add expertise in custom analysis to the company’s core business of selling software and database products.