Big Data and Data Analytics - What They're All About

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This course is 2.00 credits
Instructor
John H. Higgins, CPA.CITP
Field of Study
Technology
Course Level
Overview
Vendor
CPA Crossings LLC

Instructor

John H. Higgins, CPA.CITP

Registration Fees

MSCPA-AICPA Member
$79.00
MSCPA Member
$79.00
AICPA Member
$79.00
Non-Member
$79.00
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Friday, Feb 2, 2018
10:00am – 12:00pm

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Unless you have been living under the proverbial rock, you have probably been hearing the terms "big data" and "data analytics" tossed around quite a bit lately. This is because they're the hottest trend in information analysis. For CPAs, the ability to unleash the power of big data and data analytics provides an unprecedented opportunity to enhance their market value. The data analytics tools are getting easier to use and more powerful. CPAs are in a prime position to be the go to professionals to help businesses use data analytics to make better business decisions. This course provides a primer on what it is all about and the opportunity to leverage it. This event may be a rebroadcast of a live event and the instructor will be available to answer your questions either during or after the event.
Unless you have been living under the proverbial rock, you have probably been hearing the terms "big data" and "data analytics" tossed around quite a bit lately. This is because they're the hottest trend in information analysis. For CPAs, the ability to unleash the power of big data and data analytics provides an unprecedented opportunity to enhance their market value. The data analytics tools are getting easier to use and more powerful. CPAs are in a prime position to be the go to professionals to help businesses use data analytics to make better business decisions. This course provides a primer on what it is all about and the opportunity to leverage it. This event may be a rebroadcast of a live event and the instructor will be available to answer your questions either during or after the event.

Designed For

Anyone who wants to understand what big data and data analytics are all about

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course you will:

  • Understand what big data and data analytics are all about
  • Realize the potential impact on your professional development and career opportunities
  • Learn about the impact this is having on accounting and auditing services

Major Subjects

The topics that will be covered in this course include:

  • What exactly is big data and data analytics
  • Business applications for data analytics
  • Data analytics in accounting & auditing
  • A review of popular data analytics tools

Prerequisites

None

The start date for this course has passed. Registration is no longer available.