Big Data Driving Rail Decisions – Real World Rail Examples

Date and time: Thursday, April 14, 2016 2:00 pm
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Duration: 30 minutes

In this FastCast we aim to break down big data for the rail industry. We will provide specific examples of how Railroads and Shippers are using data, and simple methods to yield tangible results. Lat-Lon and BSM are Connecting to serve Rail.

Presented by:
Brendan Shaw is an a Senior Executive at BSM and industry expert in IoT functionality. He has built a career on consulting with Fortune 100 companies. His focus over the last 7 years has been collaborating with most Class 1 Railroads. Brendan has ingrained himself in the priorities of some of the largest fleets of rubber tire and hy-rail vehicles in the rail industry. He offers proactive insight into rail objectives, like safety, utilization, and more. Brendan sits on the board of several startup IoT companies and is often asked to be an industry speaker.

Steve Tautz is a co-founder and CFO at Lat-Lon, as well as long-time rail enthusiast. As resident expert with Tableau: data insight software, Steve has been able to dive into massive amounts of customer data while offering context from real world experience in facility management systems. Steve holds double majors in Civil Engineering – Structural, and in Business Administration – Finance from the University of Colorado, and is a member of several trade organizations, serves on several Boards, and an active member of the Littleton Rotary Club.

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