NEW! 8-Hour Program
WHY ATTEND THIS COURSE?
Technology is constantly changing…becoming more powerful, cost effective, and pervasive. In particular, there has been a major focus on data-driven decision making and creating the modern, data-driven enterprise. Moreover, our industry is not immune; data technologies are transforming how we conduct our own work and fundamentally changing how businesses operate.
In order to stay ahead of these changes, we need to understand the current trends and capabilities of modern data technologies. This course will cover current trends, capabilities, and offer practical guidance on how to take advantage of these capabilities. We will also investigate how cloud technologies are influencing current trends and what to consider when evaluating cloud-based tools.
Controllers and CFOs looking to develop an understanding of current trends in data analytics, how these technologies work, potential issues to consider, and how to best leverage these technologies to improve decision making.
Participants will gain knowledge on current trends and capabilities in the world of data analytics, including potential issues to consider in terms of data security and storage. Understanding current trends as well as the practical concepts associated with analytics will help attendees leverage these technologies to improve business performance.
The major subjects covered in this course are as follows:
COURSE ACRONYM: DATAI
PRESENTATION METHOD: Group-live
LEVEL OF KNOWLEDGE: Basic
ADVANCE PREPARATION: None
FIELD OF STUDY Auditing & Information Technology
RECOMMENDED CPE CREDIT:
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