Big Data Summit Partners

CDM Media partners with analyst organizations, associations and media companies (in print and online) to build beneficial relationships. Partners reach new audiences, share valuable resources and build awareness for the Big Data Summit.

If you are interested in partnering with CDM Media for the Big Data Summit, please contact Rachel Tait, Senior Director, Client Services & Event Management CDM Media, at or +1 312.374.0820

Analyst Partners

International Institute for Analytics

IIA is the only research firm dedicated exclusively to defining the path to analytics excellence. Our faculty provides critical resources and an inspired view of how enterprises are using analytical intelligence in everyday decisions. Our approach utilizes a world-class research library and faculty team, a professional association and the inspiration of a face-to-face network.

IIA sets the highest professional standards with a rigorous commitment to actionable, repeatable and transferable practices. We are the market leader in benchmarking analytical capabilities and we specialize in supporting executive leadership by industry and function.

IIA utilizes a paid research model that insures our objectivity in meeting the needs of practitioner organizations. We generate both peer-based and faculty-sourced insights through a variety of phone briefings, online and live activities. The results? Actionable insights delivered through a proven methodology that respects the unique spirit of collaboration among participants, faculty and the IIA team.

Association Partners

OASIS (Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards) is a non-profit consortium that drives the development, convergence and adoption of open standards for the global information society. OASIS promotes industry consensus and produces worldwide standards for security, Cloud computing, SOA, Web services, the Smart Grid, electronic publishing, emergency management, and other areas.

Media Partners

Decideo, leading web community and mobile application about BI and Big Data, in Spanish and French is the leading web community about business intelligence, business analytics, data warehouses, big data, data visualization... for all Spanish speaking people in the world. is the leading web community about business intelligence, business analytics, data warehouses, big data, data visualization... for European French speaking countries (France, Belgium, Switzerland) and a lot of other countries in the world. is the leading web community about business intelligence, business analytics, data warehouses, big data, data visualization... for North-American people speaking French, mainly in Quebec, Canada. We provide news, user stories, best practices, editorials, to federate all the people in the world with a data analysis passion. Spanish and French speaking Decideo application are available for free for iOS and Android. es el sitio web de referencia sobre la inteligencia empresarial para el mundo hispano parlante. es el sitio web de referencia sobre la inteligencia empresarial en los pases de Europa francfona. es el sitio de referencia sobre la inteligencia de negocios en Quebec. Novedades, casos de xito, noticias, opiniones de expertos, nuestro sitio y nuestros blogs representan la actualidad de la inteligencia empresarial.
Radiant Advisors

Radiant Advisors is a strategic advisory and research firm that networks with industry experts to deliver innovative thought-leadership, cutting-edge publications, and in-depth industry research.


Marketwired is a social communications leader offering best-in-class news distribution and reporting and state-of-the-art social media monitoring and analytics. Founded in 1983, Marketwired has always been a company of firsts- first to deliver news releases automatically to registered recipients and first to provide a multi-featured desktop client interface. We put the power of influence to work for our clients- integrating search engine insight and social media intelligence into press release distribution on one convenient social communications platform.

ExecReps for CIOs

ExecReps ( is an exclusive executive agency that actively pursues and sources professional opportunities including board seats, guest lectures, keynote speaking opportunities, publishing opportunities, startup investment opportunities and more exclusively for the top performing executives in North America. Our clients include executives from every c-level position at some of the largest brands in the world. Whatever your professional goals are, having an executive agent at ExecReps who has the pulse of available opportunities will help you reach professional goals and allow you to receive high-level professional opportunities while maintaining your current responsibilities.

ExecReps is truly a cutting edge service that operates on a proven model which is disrupting the traditional way executives find compensated professional engagements that build distinction and their personal brand.

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Case Studies


Wrangling Actionable Insights from Organizational Data- Koverse Eases Big Data Analytics for Those with Strong Security Requirements Wrangling Actionable Insights from Organizational Data - The amount of data created and stored by organizations around the world is doubling in size every two years, and is expected to grow from 800,000 petabytes in 2010 to a predicted 35 Zetabytes (35 million Petabytes) according to research from IDC. Needless to say, flourishing data growth challenges organizations as they struggle to find ways to derive meaning from all of the information generated.

Resolving the Big Data Dilemma Resolving the Big Data Dilemma - Explore for Hidden Insights or Execute Based on Pre-determined ROI? This white paper talks about ways to resolve organizational tension which may exist between big data opportunity management and financial investment concerns.

Big Data for Big Industries There is a new universe of data being created by smart meters, mobile devices, social media, RFID, web logs, and other sources. Meanwhile, many industries have only begun exiting the paper-based documentation era. It’s no longer the case that all possible insights about an organization come only from a structured data warehouse full of vetted data developed inside one’s own four walls. Embracing big data means accepting that you can gain valuable insights about your organization, your customers, and the world at large from external sources, and by looking at data in a new way.

Converging business and IT to transform to the Digital Enterprise Companies today no longer have a choice in the matter—to attract and retain customers, companies must have a digital strategy. Whether it is about offering digital products and services, streamlining the underlying IT of internal processes for greater efficiency or improving customer experience, innovative use of technology is determining market share. As a consequence, business models are being radically overhauled—not in baby steps but in big, monumental shifts. The repercussions vibrate throughout the whole enterprise —changing operating models, business processes and the operating modes of IT.

Unleashing the Power of Hadoop for Big Data Analytics Unleashing the Power of Hadoop for Big Data Analytics - Data analytics, long the obscure pursuit of analysts and quants toiling in the depths of enterprises,has emerged as the must-have strategy of organizations across the globe.

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