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Sandy Steier

Founder CEO, 1010Data

With more than a quarter century of industry experience, Sandy is recognized as an innovator behind the adoption of advanced analytic technologies for Big Data. Before co-founding 1010data, Sandy was Vice President and manager of research and technology at UBS North America, where he contributed significantly to the evolution of the firm into a leader in the use of advanced technologies. Previously, as Senior Vice President of Lehman Brothers, Sandy led the effort to migrate mortgage-backed securities analytical programming from mainframes to workstations. Earlier in his career, while Vice President at Morgan Stanley, Sandy was responsible for product development and analysis of fixed-income securities. He pioneered the research and development of many complex financial instruments and designed and implemented the software required to analyze them.

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According to IBM, everyday, we create 2.5 quintillion bytes of data – so much that 90 percent of the data in the world today has been created in the last two years. While the data conversation has centered on the volume and velocity aspects, the industry has failed to address the variety and variability problems associated with the increase in data. Technology...