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David Buck
Energy & Utilities Industry Consultant

David Buck is an Industry Consultant with the IBM Big Data Energy & Utilities Industry Team and is responsible for supporting executive-level discussions within IBM's E&U clients. He has spent more than 20 years (the last 12 of which have been focused on the E&U industry) working in Business Intelligence, Data Management and Business Analytics, creating vision and strategy for the operational and functional areas of a utility.

Big Data = Business Strategy for Utilities

February 19, 2013 | by David Buck, Energy & Utilities Industry Consultant
For energy & utilities firms, big data is not software or a product or even a technology. It’s a business strategy - a long-term, executive-level commitment to treat information as a strategic asset with IT providing the resources needed to bring it to life.