67 episodes

We bring the human to data through conversations with the people using data to revolutionize and improve our world

Masters of Data Podcast Sumo Logic hosted by Ben Newton

    • Technology
    • 5.0, 38 Ratings

We bring the human to data through conversations with the people using data to revolutionize and improve our world

    Cloud Success is about more than Technology (Guest: Mike Kavis)

    Cloud Success is about more than Technology (Guest: Mike Kavis)

    Over his decades of experience, Mike Kavis from Deloitte, has seen a lot of successful, and successful cloud implementations. One clear lesson - technology is easy, but people are hard. Mike discusses how innovation has to be more than just implementing technology and tools. Successful enterprises have to break down the old silos and rethink their culture, rather than merely adopting technology layered over legacy processes and approaches to collaboration.

    • 37 min
    Digital Twins and Real-time Analytics (Guest: Simon Crosby)

    Digital Twins and Real-time Analytics (Guest: Simon Crosby)

    The rate of data growth and complexity is only accelerating. How do you decide what data is important? What data do you store for later? Simon Crosby, CTO at Swim.ai, discusses how real-time streaming analytics provides a better way to think about massive volumes of data from sources like traffic infrastructure and manufacturing. He discusses how you can use this data to build a model of your world - digital twins - and use that model to make better decisions.

    • 32 min
    Graph Data and Why It Matters (Guests: Denise Gosnell and Matthias Broecheler)

    Graph Data and Why It Matters (Guests: Denise Gosnell and Matthias Broecheler)

    Graph theory is all about relationships, and relationships are key to understand so many critical areas - like understanding the spread of a pandemic. Denise Gosnell and Matthias Broecheler from DataStax talk about what graph data is, why it matters, and fascinating use cases - including how it applies to Artificial Intelligence.

    • 31 min
    Understanding Cyber Risk in a Pandemic (Guest: Bill Mew)

    Understanding Cyber Risk in a Pandemic (Guest: Bill Mew)

    Bill Mew returns to Masters of Data to talk about evaluating cyber risk in a time of crisis like today. Bill dispels three myths that keep companies form taking decisive action and protect their data, employees, and customers. He also explains how cyber insurance actually works and why so many companies are much less covered than they think they are.

    • 38 min
    Saving Lives with 3D Printing (Guest: Jeremy Proffitt)

    Saving Lives with 3D Printing (Guest: Jeremy Proffitt)

    Jeremy Proffit and his compatriots in Charlotte, NC are thinking out of the box in order to meet the overwhelming need for face protection in this crisis. Jeremy, a long time 3D printing enthusiast, started printing face shields in his house and has helped start a movement to do this at scale in a mind-boggingly short amount of time.

    • 21 min
    Competing in the Age of AI (Guest: Marco Iansiti and Karim Lakhani)

    Competing in the Age of AI (Guest: Marco Iansiti and Karim Lakhani)

    One of the most controversial and discussed topics today is Artificial Intelligence - or AI, and the implications of it. Is AI good or bad. Are we being replaced? Is AI exacerbating discrimination? Our guest today are taking a much more practical view - one that seeks to capture the value of AI for business and help corporations large and small take advantage. Our guests: Marco Iansiti, the David Sarnoff Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, and Karim R. Lakhani is the Charles E. Wilson Professor of Business Administration and the Dorothy and Michael Hintze Fellow at Harvard Business School.

    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
38 Ratings

38 Ratings

chefmarf ,

Hits the Mark on data intelligence

A great exploration of modern data science. The diversity of the guests and Ben’s ability to engage with them and bring on interesting and compelling insights is what makes this show a repeat listen every week

Bjb331 ,

Diverse, entertaining and highly informative

A must-have on the podcast rotation for data junkies - the diverse set of topics keeps it fresh and really uncovers the growing impact of data across industries, organizations, ethics and more.

KallMeeeee ,

Tech-must-listen!

Industry leaders sharing their insights on big data. Highly relevant and interesting content on emerging trends

Top Podcasts In Technology

Listeners Also Subscribed To