To truly leverage the potential of data, organisations must find methods to literally push pertinent data on the desk of the business decision makers. The first step towards this dissemination of data is to enable customisation. But what exactly does this have to do with time travel?
The world of data is at a cross-road. On one hand of the spectrum, several big industries such as finance or healthcare are broadening their traditional ways of using data. And « data » is the buzz word of 2014 in human resources with companies increasingly looking for data miners, data analysts, data engineers and so on. But on the other hand, organisations globally are still on the fences about investing in data and many countries lack basic training in data management.