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<br /> sascom<br /> ®<br /> 2012<br /> first quarter<br /> GROCERY GOES<br /> HIGH-TECH<br /> BECOME A<br /> SUPER CIO<br /> THE JOURNEY TO<br /> HIGH-PERFORMANCE<br /> ANALYTICS<br /> DOW<br /> CHEMICAL<br /> NEW SOLUTIONS FOR A NEW WORLD<br /> CIO Dave Kepler tells how a core<br /> analytics team changed decision making<br /> THE BUSINESS<br /> VALUE BEHIND<br /> BIG<br /> DATA<br /> When organizations get to the point where their volume, velocity<br /> and variety of data exceed storage or computing capacity, there<br /> are some big challenges – but even bigger opportunities to achieve<br /> unprecedented business value. So, where do they turn when looking<br /> for optimal ways to gain insights from these larger data sets in shorter<br /> reporting windows? 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