Analytics and big data for accountants / by Jim Lindell
By: Lindell, Jim.Publisher: New York : American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), 2017Description: 226 p. : ill. ; electronic resource.ISBN: 9781119512363.Subject(s): Data | Information technology | Analytics | AccountantsOnline resources: Download as an eBook
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What are big data and analytics? -- Big data history - big data sources and characteristics -- What are the trends in big data? -- What are the strategy and business applications of big data? -- Big data platforms and operating tools -- Big data end user and accounting tools -- Examples of big data -- Big data in the accounting department -- Ethics and privacy with big data.
Offers a course in big data and analytics, from the history of data through to its strategy and business applications. Looks at how big data can be applied in accounting and how big data empowers the CFO.