Blogger: Peter Walker

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Vice President for EMEA (North)
Peter Walker is the vice president for EMEA (North) and is responsible for all business operations throughout EMEA. Mr. Walker has worked in the IT industry for more than 25 years, working with organizations all over the world to help them drive value from their data assets. He has also held key roles with a number of technology vendors. Prior to Information Builders, Mr. Walker worked for Microsoft where he was involved in developing and managing the UK and European channels as well as the enterprise sales business units.

Why Modern Business Intelligence Means Self-Service Analytics

juli 06, 2015

There’s been a lot of hype about big data. We all know why we need to use it in our businesses, but the question is now how it is used, or, indeed, who is going to benefit from it most. Once upon a...

Creating a Great Customer Experience – Why Data-Driven Decisions are the Best Decisions

juli 13, 2015

The customer is at the heart of most decisions made by business leaders today – but how to please that tricky 21st Century consumer? This has never been more important for the retail industry, which...

Wimbledon 2016: Having a Ball With Big Data

juni 27, 2016

It’s June. It’s raining. It must be time for Wimbledon. But it’s not just 140,000 English strawberries, 10,000 litres of dairy cream, and 25,000 scones that will be consumed during Wimbledon 2016;...

Data as a Differentiator

september 18, 2017

As we head towards the final quarter of 2017, we start to reflect on the key themes of the year. Connected devices, artificial intelligence (AI), and machine learning are having an impact on every...

Using Data Management to Improve the Tenant Experience

maart 27, 2018

Many local councils have transferred their entire social housing stock to housing associations (HA). Under the Housing and Regeneration Act 2008, the Regulator of Social Housing (RSH) is charged by...

Could GDPR Have Prevented the Cambridge Analytica Scandal?

maart 29, 2018

Unless you’ve recently taken an off-grid sabbatical in a remote cabin in the wilderness, you can’t fail to have noticed that the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is drawing ever closer....

Flipping the Facebook Iceberg

april 19, 2018

How Analytics Can Help Data Controllers Find Everything They Store On the day that Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, faced senators’ questions over his company’s treatment of consumers’ personal data,...

Addressing the Data Challenge: How Housing Associations Can Take a Consolidated Approach to Improve Governance, Gain Cost Efficiencies, and Improve Service

mei 10, 2018

Inside Housing Webinar, Noon, Wednesday 23rd May 2018 Achieving Good Data Governance As part of our campaign to help housing associations to implement best practices around integrating and managing...

It’s Time for Some FIFA Football

juni 14, 2018

The 2018 FIFA World Cup kicks off today, Thursday 14th June, with Saudi Arabia lining up to play Russia in Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow. We thought we’d get into the spirit of the game and get the ball...