According to CompTIA research, nearly 8 in 10 executives agree: "If we could harness all of our data, we would be a much stronger business." Add to that Gartner’s estimate there will be a need for 4.4 million IT jobs globally to support big data by 2015, and there’s not enough talent in the industry to fill this need. The certification and training industry has a big opportunity here.
So what can you do to help train the next generation of IT and business professionals? Beyond database administrators and analysts, what are the new breed of skills needed to manage huge volumes of big data – both structured and unstructured? Hear highlights from CompTIA's Big Data research, presented at Colloquium 2014.