Booz Allen Unveils New Enterprise Data Science Solution for Easy Data Analytics

By CIOReview | Tuesday, January 12, 2016

MCLEAN, VA: The immense growth of raw data’s entry each day into the organizations door step, leads to complications in analyzing and handling data. Booz Allen Hamilton, a provider of management, technology consulting and engineering services, unveils Sailfish Platform to address data science talent shortage.

Sailfish platform is an end-to-end data science solution designed to make analytics system easier to use. It consists of three unique solutions namely: Sailfish Exchange, Sailfish Explore and Answers on Demand. Sailfish Exchange allows users to easily upload, search, and share key data sets by visualizing data library. Sailfish Explore allows users to visualize data in the explore environment by analyzing the data sets found in the Exchange using simple language and drag-and-drop system. Answers on Demand is a support platform that provides management advices to Sailfish users to connect directly to Booz Allen’s 600+ member data science team for address specific questions and troubleshoot algorithms.

The family of new sailfish solutions empowers analysts of all levels to contribute to business intelligence by making data accessible for private and public sector clients. The team also announces the release of ‘The Field Guide to Data Science” a learning guide that helps organizations to understand the DNA of data science and find insights to help them start on their data science journey.

“The strengths of Sailfish are its ability to break down silos between analytics, management or business users, and its usability, meaning those without formal training in data science can join the analytics discussion in full force.” says Booz Allen Hamilton Senior Vice President Josh Sullivan, a leader of the firm’s data science team