Tyler Chase, Protiviti Managing Director, Energy and Utilities Industry Leader, and Steve Freeman, Protiviti Managing Director, Data Management and Advanced Analytics
The big data revolution transforming industries worldwide is bearing fruit as companies improve their understanding and analysis of their information to increase efficiency, reduce costs, predict outcomes and enhance customer satisfaction. The utility industry, however, continues to be one of the laggards in the race to harness big data. One reason for the industry’s feet dragging is that utilities today are collecting more information than ever before, leaving them a bit overwhelmed.
In this article, Protiviti Managing Directors Tyler Chase and Steve Freeman provide important questions companies should ask when developing a robust data management strategy and illustrate how visualizing data can help utility companies.