18 episodes

Working with data is like working with soil. It’s dirty, but without it, you can’t grow your business. Could your organization’s data strategy and technology use some refining? If so, then this is the podcast for you.

Perficient’s Intelligent Data podcast investigates a variety of topics on using data and technology to reshape your business. Join Arvind Murali, Data Chief Strategist and principal at Perficient, as he explores data trends and topics that will keep your business moving forward.

Hear more about:
• The value of data in key industries, including healthcare, financial services, ecommerce, supply chain, and more
• Trends in artificial intelligence, machine learning, and business intelligence
• Big data support for business decisions
• Analytics and decision making
• Data privacy, compliance, and data governance
• Data and customer experience trends

Intelligent Data Perficient, Inc.

    • Business
    • 4.7 • 13 Ratings

Working with data is like working with soil. It’s dirty, but without it, you can’t grow your business. Could your organization’s data strategy and technology use some refining? If so, then this is the podcast for you.

Perficient’s Intelligent Data podcast investigates a variety of topics on using data and technology to reshape your business. Join Arvind Murali, Data Chief Strategist and principal at Perficient, as he explores data trends and topics that will keep your business moving forward.

Hear more about:
• The value of data in key industries, including healthcare, financial services, ecommerce, supply chain, and more
• Trends in artificial intelligence, machine learning, and business intelligence
• Big data support for business decisions
• Analytics and decision making
• Data privacy, compliance, and data governance
• Data and customer experience trends

    Future of Data and AI

    Future of Data and AI

    Bruno Aziza is a thought leader in Data and Analytics. In this podcast we discussed various key trends and topics influencing the world of data including analyst of the future, value of dark data, user experience, emotions based data storytelling, meaning of Intelligence, and flexibility of data platforms. There are lots of key statistics thrown into this episode which will provide metrics for data leaders and the actions they need to take.  
     
    Want more? 
    Connect with our host Arvind Murali, Data Chief Strategist at Perficient 
    Learn more about Perficient's Data + Intelligence expertise 
     
    Connect with our guest: Bruno Aziza | LinkedIn 
     
    About our guest:  
    Bruno Aziza specializes in scaling businesses and turning them into global leaders. He’s helped companies of all sizes and also helped launch Alpine Data Labs (bought by TIBCO), AppStream (bought by Symantec), SiSense (bought Periscope Data) & AtScale. Bruno specializes in high-growth SaaS, enterprise software, everything data, analytics, data science and artificial intelligence and has written books on data analytics and enterprise performance management. Follow Bruno on Twitter @brunoaziza and LinkedIn, where he shares unbiased insights every Monday.
     
    Books: Drive Business Performance, Framers  
    Podcast: Daily Espresso - the economist , Tech Crunch

    • 43 min
    Data Literacy Is the Key

    Data Literacy Is the Key

    With the explosion of tools, the interpretation of data is dependent on the human who is interpreting it, and the technology or application that is using it. Ben Jones has been a coach and trainer for Data Literacy. In his current role, he assesses the maturity of Data Literacy of organizations and builds a plan to move the scale. In this podcast, we talked about the importance of Data Literacy in the Industrial Revolution 4.0 and some traits of a good data literate organization.
     
    Want more? 
    17 Key traits of Data Literacy --  https://youtu.be/KA_e1uFSWUM 
    Avoiding Data Pitfalls -- https://www.amazon.com/Avoiding-Data-Pitfalls-presenting-visualizations/dp/1119278163/ 

    Better Data Visualizations, Jon Schwabish: https://www.amazon.com/Better-Data-Visualizations-Scholars-Researchers/dp/0231193114/ 
    Mind in Motion, Barbara Tvesrky: https://www.amazon.com/Mind-Motion-Action-Shapes-Thought/dp/046509306X/ 
    Visualization Analysis and Design, Tamara Munzner: https://www.amazon.com/Visualization-Analysis-Design-AK-Peters/dp/1466508914/ 
    The Spy and the Traitor, Ben Macintyre: https://www.amazon.com/Spy-Traitor-Greatest-Espionage-Story/dp/1101904216/ 
    Elephant Company, Vicki Croke: https://www.amazon.com/Elephant-Company-Inspiring-Unlikely-Animals/dp/0812981650/ 

    Podcast:  

    • 49 min
    Human-Centered Design for Data Products

    Human-Centered Design for Data Products

    Nandan Mullakara is a thought leader in Automation with a specialty on Robotic Process Automation (RPA). In this episode, we discussed the evolution of automation from OCR to RPA to now intelligent automation. Topics such as human in the loop, episodic capture of process, and data-driven intelligent automation have been discussed. In addition, Nandan articulated the outcomes of these topics, including improved productivity, less errors, and improved customer experience. Nandan described the value of augmentation in automation and how it is misinterpreted as complete automation removing the need for humans.
     
    Want More? 
    Connect with our host Arvind Murali, Data Chief Strategist at Perficient 
    Learn more about Perficient's Data + Intelligence expertise 
    Connect with our guest Nandan Mullakara | LinkedIn 
    About our guest: https://nandan.info/about-nandan-mullakara/ 
    Books: 
    Man's Search for Meaning  
    The Sovereign Individual: Mastering the Transition to the Information Age 
    AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley, and the New World Order 

    • 47 min
    Data-Driven Design Thinking

    Data-Driven Design Thinking

     For over 20 years, Brian O'Neill has done a phenomenal job in bringing human-centered design into the world of analytics. The founder of Designing for Analytics, Brian is also a consulting product designer who helps companies create innovative machine learning and analytics solutions. Using various approaches and frameworks such as Explainability, Action on the Decision, and Outputs vs Outcomes (among others), Brian brings together the human and the business side of data and analytics. In this episode, Brian brings a value-driven approach to data product design using capabilities such as ML, AI, and BI.   
     
    Want more? 
    Human Centered Design Course -- https://designingforanalytics.com/services/course-designing-human-centered-data-products/ 
    CED stands for Conclusion, Evidence, Data framework -- https://designingforanalytics.com/resources/c-e-d-ux-framework-for-advanced-analytics/ 
    Audit for Data Products -- https://designingforanalytics.com/services/ui-design-and-ux-audit/ 
    Connect with our host Arvind Murali, Data Chief Strategist at Perficient 
    Learn more about Perficient's Data + Intelligence expertise 

    • 48 min
    LightsOnData

    LightsOnData

    George Firican works as the Data Governance and BI Director for The University of British Columbia. He is also the Founder and Content creator for LightsOnData consulting, an e-Learning platform that provides data professionals with a better understanding of data governance, data management, and data storytelling. 
    In this episode, George discusses how he appeals to a 'non-technical' audience and how he shifted from being a data quality instructor to a leader in the data governance space.  
    Want more? 

    LightsOnData website and data courses: https://www.lightsondata.com 
    LightsOnData YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/lightsondata?sub_confirmation=1 
    Lights On Data Show: https://www.lightsondata.com/lights-on-data-show/ 

    IDP15 is the code your audience can use to benefit from a 15% discount on any of the following courses, plus my upcoming 2 courses on Practical Data Governance:

    Data Governance Maturity Models: https://www.lightsondata.com/data-governance-maturity-model/ 
    Data Visualization Best Practices for Data Storytelling: https://www.lightsondata.com/data-visualization-for-data-storytelling-course/ 
    Creating an Award-Winning Business Glossary: https://www.lightsondata.com/business-glossary/ 

    Connect with our host Arvin

    • 43 min
    DevOps Is Not DataOps

    DevOps Is Not DataOps

    Christopher Bergh is the CEO and head chef of DataKitchen. DataKitchen is a Data Ops platform that automates your end-to-end workflows. With over 25 years of data analytics, research, and software engineering experience, Chris brings his fresh prospective and thought leadership of Data Ops.  
    In this episode, Chris talks about the challenges surrounding Data Ops and how he tackles those obstacles.  
     
    Want more? 
    DataOps cookbook 
    Data Kitchen Platform 
    Why DevOps fails as DataOps Solution 
    Connect with our host Arvind Murali, Data Chief Strategist at Perficient 
    Learn more about Perficient's Data + Intelligence expertise

    • 41 min

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