About Alan Grogan
Alan is the head of Data, Analytics and BI in the UK & Ireland within Atos Business and Platform Solutions. He leads a large function covering data strategy, data consulting, data management, solution architecture, big data platform engineering, data science, artificial intelligence and business intelligence. He has over 15 years of data and analytics expertise. His achievements in Analytics has seen his work covered in many prestigious publications including The Financial Times, CMO.com, TechUK and i-CIO.com. He is currently ranked in the Top 50 list of Data Leaders in the UK. Alan has also been recognised by IBM as one of the world’s ‘Big Data Heroes’. He is credited for bringing leading analytics technologies to the UK including 2017 breakthrough UK projects for (1) Zoomdata, the fastest visual analytics for big data, (2) KNIME, a leader in a Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for data science platforms (3) Salesforce Einstein, Salesforce’s brand new Artificial Intelligence platform.
Articles posted by Alan Grogan
You can’t make an omelette without breaking a few eggs, so goes the saying
You can’t successfully become a data led organisation without the right leadership. A recent study, conducted by Forrester in collaboration with Atos, found that the adoption of data analytics is already at 40% and is set to grow to 90% by 2020, but most organizations continue to struggle when…
Connected communities and the circular flow of data
Sensors are permeating our lives. They’re all around us – from smartphones that record temperature and vibration, to water pumps underneath our streets that monitor the flow of water. The Internet of Things (IoT) is the exploitation of the data captured from those sensors to effect a smarter action, either automated or not. Its ubiquity creates connections between…