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Data management professionals seeing their roles evolve

New data management technologies may mean big changes for data management professionals. According to Laura Reeves, principal and co-founder of data warehouse services firm StarSoft Solutions, IT pros can no longer rely strictly on technical know-how. She thinks their future prospects depend on their ability to be business-savvy problem solvers who can see the big picture on technology use. “We need to be solving business kinds of puzzles,” Reeves said in a Q&A. “But the fun is applying the technology and the data to solve those puzzles. That’s what we need more people to be able to do.”

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