According to Brian Courtney, it’s hard to get companies that use big assets to think that their data is as important as their big assets. But companies that can get more production for less cost are more competitive. He believes success in industries such as mining is based on the efficiency at which a company operates and that the innovators of today will be the dominant players of tomorrow.

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About the author

Brian Courtney

Executive Product Manager

A recent transplant to the MidWest, Brian thinks Big Data “rocks.” He’s recently taken the Analytics piece of GE’s business under his wing, so if you have thoughts on any of these – MidWest, Big Data or Predictive Analytics – even rocks – follow Brian on Twitter @brianscourtney.