John Loughlin

John Loughlin
Chief Technologist
John Loughlin is the Chief Technologist in the Data and Analytics service line at Cloudreach. He joined Cloudreach in 2019, bringing decades of experience helping companies drive insight from data. Drawing on more than 35 years of experience working at the forefront of database and analytics systems, he has responsibility for technical leadership of the data practice, from establishing reference architectures to ensuring success in more complex projects.

Prior to joining Cloudreach, John held field facing roles at Microsoft and AWS, ran client services for Soliloquy, an early AI startup, worked as an architect of data systems with IBM, Vertica, Merrill Lynch and as a consultant in database design and performance.

John holds a Master of Science in CyberSecurity from NYU and a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

Speaking in:

January 14
12:00 pm12:30 pm

The focus of this talk is how to enable retailers to make data driven decisions in response to changing markets.

This session will cover three major points:

  1. All data should be stored and available in its raw form;
  2. Data should be cataloged - an inventory of data assets helps break down organizational silos;
  3. The various forms of analytics - descriptive,… Read more