Ciaran Lyons on Big Data for SMBs in Singapore
Ciaran Lyons from Newton Circus was interviewed by ZD Net, alongside a panel of experts on Big Data to find out: What needs to be done to help Singapore small and midsized businesses (SMBs) tap big data? What’s holding them back from doing more?
See full video here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ISJBYCUxa6U
ZDNet asked these questions in an online dialogue featuring participants from the industry:
Ciaran Lyons, partner, Newton Circus
Michael Barnes, vice president and research director, Forrester
Shonali Krishnaswamy, head of data analytics, Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R)
(moderator) Ryan Huang, editor, ZDNet Asia
According to a recent study, 1 in 5 Singapore SMBs have no current plans to adopt big data technologies. Among the top obstacles they cited were budget and corporate culture.