Moneyball, Hadoop, Cloud, and Assurance

Check out this interview given by Peter Mueller, Chief Technology Officer at ATS, to Dan Baker of Black Swan. Mueller gives a refreshing, honest, insightful and succinct analysis of how statistics, data, lateral thinking, commodity computing and the internet are combining to empower assurance practitioners in ways we used to dream about, but struggled to achieve in practice. It is well worth a read.

Eric Priezkalns
Eric Priezkalns
Eric is the Editor of Commsrisk. Look here for more about the history of Commsrisk and the role played by Eric.

Eric is also the Chief Executive of the Risk & Assurance Group (RAG), a global association of professionals working in risk management and business assurance for communications providers.

Previously Eric was Director of Risk Management for Qatar Telecom and he has worked with Cable & Wireless, T‑Mobile, Sky, Worldcom and other telcos. He was lead author of Revenue Assurance: Expert Opinions for Communications Providers, published by CRC Press. He is a qualified chartered accountant, with degrees in information systems, and in mathematics and philosophy.