Digital Transformation and Big Data in Retail

Sponsored by: GlobalData

Focused on:

  • Digital Transformation
  • Big Data

Date: 27 October


Time: 3PM London/10AM New York

Understanding retailers’ omnichannel opportunities and challenges

Digital transformation is a major opportunity for retailers but also poses a range of business and technology related challenges. Retailers need to transform their processes and operations including warehousing in order to remain competitive, while also improving customer experience across all channels. Applying Big Data strategies and innovative approaches is no longer just a nice to have, but is increasingly required for securing continuous profitability and customer loyalty.

This webinar gives an overview of the latest trends regarding retailers’ challenges and opportunities and how these are being addressed by cutting-edge technology and vendors’ different solutions. Advice is provided for targeting retailers with vertical-specific offerings that resonate well with their business needs and help to differentiate from the competition.

IT solutions vendors and their channel partners can benefit from this webinar by better understanding retailers’ strategies and tailoring their go-to-market strategies towards retail-specific needs. Retailers can learn about the latest IT and data driven developments and are encouraged to explore the vast opportunities that Big Data offers while also understanding the complexities.

Register today to avoid missing out on the latest developments in the fast-paced retail and IT markets that could be crucial for maintaining your competitiveness.

Presented by

Andreas Olah,

Lead Analyst, IT in Retail

Andreas leads a research domain which focuses on IT in the global retail sector. His responsibilities include shaping the strategy and agenda for creating new data products, market studies and vendor profiles. His coverage areas include hardware and software solutions that run in retailers’ stores and data centres, such as servers, storage, networking, systems management and orchestration software.

Coverage Areas
Business Technology, Software and Hardware - Retail

  • Data centre Infrastructure - Servers, Storage, Networking
  • Big Data & Analytics
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Systems Management Software
  • Orchestration and Automation
  • Converged Infrastructure
  • Cloud Enablement

Key Learning Objectives

  • Discuss and evaluate the key trends regarding digital transformation in retail
  • Explore the vast opportunities that Big Data and analytics provide for retailers
  • Understand the business and technology challenges faced by retailers
  • Benchmark your solutions and IT maturity against your competitors


  • Chief Data Officers
  • Chief Digital Officers
  • CIOs
  • CTOs
  • CMOs
  • CEOs
  • C Levels
  • Heads of Retail
  • Heads of IT product divisions
  • Chief Compliance Officers