Dennis D. McDonald (ddmcd@outlook.com) is an independent consultant located in Alexandria Virginia. His services and capabilities are described here. Application areas include project, program, and data management; market assessment, digital strategy, and program planning; change and content management; social media; and, technology adoption. Follow him on Google+. He also publishes on CTOvision.com and aNewDomain.

Big Data Project Management: What Works? (Slides)

Big Data Project Management: What Works? (Slides)

Below are the slides I used at the Data Science DC Lightning Talks on September 29, 2015 in Arlington, Virginia. I talked about what I’ve been finding in my independently conducted “big data project management research” interviews. My focus is the business and process change side of big data projects and programs. Two brief progress reports are here (“Setting the Stage”) and here (“What’s In and What’s Out?”)

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Understanding the Challenges of Big Data Project Management: The Business Case

Understanding the Challenges of Big Data Project Management: The Business Case

Big Data Project Management Research Report #2: What’s In & What’s Out?

Big Data Project Management Research Report #2: What’s In & What’s Out?