Advanced data analytics and reduced "time-to-insights" for leading pharmaceuticals firm
Expert Thinking delivers a proof-of-concept Azure data “lab” environment for a leading international pharmaceuticals firm to provide advanced data analytics and reduce “time-to-insights” of new analytical algorithms and measures. Working with the customer, we implemented a fully integrated and secure data warehouse and analytics solution that used Azure’s compute capability to provide a safe and secure “lab” environment for unpredictable, experimental scenarios.
PROBLEM & IMPACT
The existing legacy data solution is built to meet a very specific need for BI/MI reporting and is locked-down to assure consistency of service, data quality etc.
Our customer needed a “lab” environment to:
Whilst our customer had several highly skilled individuals in data warehousing and analytics, they lacked knowledge and expertise in Azure. Working closely with business and technology stakeholders, Expert Thinking:
We successfully delivered the proof of concept and supporting documentation within 10 days, clearly demonstrating the ease with which Azure could be utilised to deliver rapid solutions to test assertions and assumptions, and we provided clarity to data governance and control (initially overlooked by our customer) and supported upskilling the internal team with knowledge of the services available within Azure.